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Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) - Public Services Grant

Grants to Indiana Nonprofit Agencies to
Address Issues Faced by Urban Communities

Agency Type:

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Funding Source:

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City of LaPorte - Office of Community Development

Deadline Date:

05/14/20 12:00 PM

Description:

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Grants to Indiana nonprofit agencies to address issues faced by urban communities in eligible locations. Funding is intended for the provision of low-cost housing, poverty alleviation programs, and infrastructure development. Eligible programs will benefit underserved populations and low and moderate-income residents of the City of LaPorte.

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) aims to promote viable urban communities by providing decent housing, suitable living environments and expanded economic opportunities through three (3) national objectives: benefitting low and moderate-income persons, prevention/elimination of slums or blight, and meeting an urgent need. Use of the urgent need is very rare. It is designed only for activities that alleviate emergency conditions. The Community Development Block Grant further stipulates that at least 51% of the persons received services funded through this grant must be low and moderate-income individuals. 

Eligible programs must be able to demonstrate primary benefit to low and moderate income LaPorte residents, homeless individuals/families, the elderly, handicapped or other populations with physical, financial, and/or emotional limitations.

Funding Priorites (In alphabetical order)

Homelessness -- Objectives include the provision of services for:

  • Coordination and outreach;
  • Rental assistance;
  • Supportive Services;
  • Prevention.

Non-housing Community Development -- Objectives include:

  • Provide support services to seniors, health services (including mental health), and emergency assistance;
  • Support activities that promote self-reliance, employment, and education;
  • Strengthen the capacity of local housing organizations by supporting fair housing outreach and education;
  • Collaborate with local and regional institutions to ensure the availability of mortgages and insurance to all residents.

Non-homeless Special Needs -- Objectives include the provision of services for:

  • Special needs case management and coordination
  • Accessibility improvement.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 145620

Term of Contract:

Funding is limited to activities taking place between October 1, 2020 and September 30, 2021. Costs for services incurred by the applicant prior October 1, 2020 will not be reimbursed using CDBG funds.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nonprofit agencies may apply.

Pre-Application Information:

Proposals must be received no later than Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 12:00 PM (noon).

Funding is contingent upon approval and receipt of funds from HUD.

Grantees will be required to implement an affirmative marketing program to increase participation by minority persons and businesses in the provision and receipt of services. Recipients must take reasonable steps to provide persons with Limited English Proficiency (or “LEP”) meaningful access to their programs and activities.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit proposal to:
Mary Ann Richards
Office of Community Development and Planning
801 Michigan Avenue
LaPorte, Indiana 46350
(219) 362-8260

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Indiana: City of LaPorte

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