New grant program for homeless shelters

by Carl Schroeder, Shannon McClelland | Jul 02, 2020
The Department of Commerce (Commerce) recently announced a new grant program for communities to use equitable and creative approaches to develop or expand shelter programs.

The Department of Commerce (Commerce) recently announced a new grant program for communities to use equitable and creative approaches to develop or expand shelter programs. The new program intends to bring people inside with a goal of exiting participants to permanent housing quickly.

Funds will be awarded for a three-year period: August 2020 to June 2023.

Program requirements are listed on Commerce’s website. Click on the link for application materials for more specific details on how to apply and the scope of the program. Applications are due July 17.

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