City of Woonsocket
02/07/20 2:00 PM
Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations to address community needs in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support activities that benefit low t0 moderate-income residents. Grant funding may be used for a wide range of projects in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, and the provision of improved community facilities and services. Projects must serve the residents of the City of Woonsocket.
Activities must benefit low and moderate-income persons, address slum and blight, or address an urgent community need.
The City of Woonsocket is a designated entitlement community funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to participate in the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. These funds are allocated to address a wide range of unique community development needs such as affordable housing, anti-poverty programs, expansion of economic opportunities and infrastructure development, principally for low- and moderate-income persons. The Housing and Community Development Division ensures the proper administration of these funds.
May include, but are not limited to the following:
For types of eligible activities, see page 15 of the Applications and Instructions document in the Supporting Documents section below.
The HOME (HOME Investment Partnerships Program), within the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application, provides grants to fund a wide range of activities including buying and/or rehabilitating housing for rent or homeownership exclusively for low-income households. The City of Woonsocket is awarded funding by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to reinforce important values and principles of community development by providing safe and affordable housing. The Housing and Community Development Division ensures the proper administration of these funds.
GrantWatch ID#: 166706
Submit applications to:
Department of Planning and Development
Woonsocket City Hall
169 Main Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895
Susan DiColella, Program Manager
Christopher Carcifero, Deputy Director of Housing and Community Development
USA: Rhode Island: City of Woonsocket
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