The City of Raleigh has announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Community Enhancement Grant.
Donor Name: City of Raleigh
State: North Carolina
Type of Grant: Grant
Deadline (mm/dd/yyyy): 01/10/2022
Grant Size: $60,000
The Community Enhancement Grant program is funded with federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds. The primary objective of the federal CDBG program is to develop viable communities by providing decent housing, suitable living environments, and economic development opportunities, principally to low- and moderate-income residents.
This program supports public services for persons who are low- or moderate-income (with household income less than 80 percent of area median income (AMI)). Recipients of funds must ensure and document that at least 51% of the persons served are low or moderate income.
Examples of eligible activities include, but are not limited to:
- Assisting households successfully exit homelessness
- Assisting ex-offenders reintegrate into civil society
- Job training
- Youth tutoring/gang prevention
- Substance abuse prevention/treatment
- Services for older adults
Total funding for the Community Enhancement Program will be approximately $200,000. To be eligible, applications must request at least $10,000 but no more than $60,000. Applications requesting less than $10,000 or more than $60,000 will be rejected by the Review Committee and will not be reviewed.
Only applications from nonprofits with 501(c)(3) designation from the federal Internal Review Service (IRS) will be reviewed.
For more information, visit NOFA.