Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA)
02/11/21 11:59 PM CST
Grants to Tennessee nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for affordable housing for low-income residents and families. Funding will support the rehabilitation, preservation, and production of single-family housing units. Grants may be used for homeownership programs; CHDO operating expenses, developer’s fees and CHDO proceeds; and project soft costs.
There are specific eligible activities under the 2020 HOME CHDO Mini-Round Program Description that must address the housing needs of low-income households. Manufactured housing and manufactured housing lots are not eligible for HOME assistance. Housing does not include emergency shelters (including shelters for disaster victims) or facilities such as nursing homes, convalescent homes, hospitals, residential treatment facilities, correctional facilities, and dormitories, including those for farm workers or housing for students.
Eligible housing activities include:
For information about eligible activities, see: https://thda.org/documents/2020-HOME-CHDO-Mini-Round-Program-Description-Bd-Appvd-11.17.2020.pdf#page=5
GrantWatch ID#: 167520
- Applicants must apply for at least $100,000
- Maximum grant is $1,000,000
- Limit of $1,000,000 that can be awarded to any one county
HOME Reservation of Funds for applicants funded under the CHDO Matrix will begin April 1, 2021, and will end March 31, 2024.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Direct questions to:
Housing Program Manager
Community Programs Office
502 Deaderick St
Nashville, TN 37243
General Information: 615-815-2200
Toll Free: 800-228-THDA
Local participating jurisdictions (Local PJs) are those local governments in Tennessee that receive HOME funds directly from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Local PJs are Clarksville, Chattanooga, Jackson, Knoxville, Memphis, Nashville-Davidson County, Knox County, Shelby County, and the Northeast Tennessee/Virginia Consortium (the cities of Bristol, Kingsport, Johnson City, Bluff City, Sullivan County, and Washington County, excluding the Town of Jonesborough).
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