The KLC Insurance Services launched the Cybersecurity Preparedness Grant on Nov. 15, 2021. The grant was available to all current KLC Insurance Liability policyholders. Awards were based on the billed liability premium. Grant amounts ranged from $1,000 to $15,000.
The grant was closed on Sept. 30. Grant funds dispersed totaled $998,000 and were provided to 205 liability members.
Members were required to use the grant funds to protect themselves against cybersecurity incidents by choosing to use the grant funds for:
Municipalities continue to be at an extremely high risk for cyberattacks. All members are encouraged to frequently visit the KLC website for updates and notifications of future webinar training opportunities.