Public Service funds are available to qualified not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organizations serving at least 51% extremely low, very low, and low to moderate income residents, or that serve those population that are presumed to be low income such as those with special needs, persons with disabilities, homeless persons, and/or the elderly. The income eligibility is determined using HUD Income Limits that is annually updated.
To utilized CDBG Public Service funds, the project proposal must be either:
A new service; or
A quantifiable increase in the level of an existing service.
The next round of grants will be for the FY 2017, which runs from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.
Any organizations planning to submit RFP must send a representative to mandatory workshops scheduled on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at the time below:
Public Service Workshop at 9:30 AM
CDBG Regulation Workshop at 1:45 PM
The workshops will be held in the Planning Review Conference Room located on the first floor of the City Hall. The City Hall is located at 300 S. Church Street.