Montgomery County Department of Housing and Community Affairs (DHCA)
09/17/21 4:00 PM
Grants of up to $45,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations and government agencies for public programs that benefit vulnerable populations in eligible communities. Funding is intended to support programs and activities within the focus areas of employment, healthcare, positive youth development, eviction prevention, housing-related supportive services, crime prevention, education, mental health, welfare, or recreation. Eligible applicants serve the residents of Montgomery County.
Each year, Montgomery County awards public service grants to groups to carry out programs that directly serve low-income people, often people with special needs. These "special needs" populations include some of the most vulnerable residents: the elderly, children and youth, recent immigrants, the homeless, people with mental and physical disabilities, people with chronic illnesses, people with addictions, and victims of violence.
Funding priority will be given to activities that:
In addition, because the demand for these funds exceeds the amount received from HUD, the County is committed to funding projects that are ready to proceed immediately after funds are received, and those prepared to spend the funds within a twelve-month period (any funds that are not spent within this timeframe may be recaptured by the County.)
GrantWatch ID#: 138449
The maximum grant amount that may be requested is $45,000.
- Grants to begin on or after July 1, 2022.
- CDBG funds will not go to one organization for the same project (or a substantially similar project) for more than three (3) years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
USA: Maryland: Montgomery County
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi
Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.
Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d
Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are
Grants to USA and International nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, and agencies for initiatives to benefit families, children, and communities. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include equitable communi
Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations, government agencies, law enforcement, and faith-based organizations to address child neglect and abuse. New applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to improve
Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organizations
Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to support activities that strengthen communities and families. Funding is intended to support activities in the focus areas of cultural arts, educational advancement, health, human services, histo
Grants of up to $4,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for projects to benefit local residents. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for community members. In previous years, grants have been awarded to support social reform, the