Rural Capacity Building for Community Development and Affordable Housing Grants
Rural Capacity Building for Community Development and Affordable Housing Grants will fund national organizations that can provide technical assistance to local communities.
Assistance will be targeted to help communities create thriving community development and affordable housing strategies that will result in healthier homes and communities.
Funds may be used to provide the following services:
- Training, education, support, and advice to enhance the technical and administrative capabilities of rural housing development organizations, CDCs, CHDOs, local governments, and tribes
- Loans, pass-through grants, development assistance, predevelopment assistance, or other financial assistance to rural housing organizations, CDCs, CHDOs, local governments, and tribes to carry-out community development and affordable housing activities that benefit low-income or low- and moderate-income families and persons
- Support for the implementation of other HUD programs in rural areas, including, but not limited to, the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships, Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA), and the Continuum of Care program
Applicants must be a national nonprofit organization that has ongoing experience in rural housing, including experience working with rural housing organizations, local governments, and Indian tribes, as evidenced by past and continuing work.
Award ceiling: $2,500,000
Award floor: $1,000,000
Expected number of awards: 4
Project period: 4 years
Total funding available: $5,000,000
Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov.
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