City of Norfolk seeking Applications for 2023 Community Development Block Grant – Virginia

The City of Norfolk is now accepting applications from local nonprofits for its 2023 Community Development Block Grant.

Donor Name: City of Norfolk

State: Virginia

City: Norfolk

Type of Grant: Grant

Deadline (mm/dd/yyyy): 12/31/2021

Size of the Grant: $35,000


Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds are received from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on an annual basis to revitalize neighborhoods, expand affordable housing and economic opportunities, and/or improve community facilities and services, principally to benefit low- and moderate- income persons.

CDBG funds are awarded to city departments, other public agencies, public and private nonprofit entities, and certain eligible for-profit entities to carry out eligible housing and community development projects within the boundaries of the City of Norfolk.

Projects receiving assistance must serve low- and moderate- income persons (generally defined by HUD as members of a family earning no more than 80% of the area median income).

Activities that benefit low- and moderate- income persons can address this objective by:

  • Serving low- and moderate- income areas (LMA)
  • Serving low- and moderate- income clientele (LMC)
  • Creating jobs for low- and moderate- income persons (LMJ)
  • Improving housing for low- and moderate- income households (LMH)

Funding Information

The award minimum in FY 2023 is $35,000 per program. Applicants may submit multiple applications for different programs.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Local Government
  • Non Profits
  • Other

Eligibility Notes:

  • This is a competitive process. Award recipients are not guaranteed funding year to year.
  • The lead organization applying for the grant must have an IRS designation of 501(c)(3), or be a government or quasi-government agency.

For more information, visit City of Norfolk.