Category: Economic Development
Name: [Non-profit Focus] Community Service Block Grant/Rural Community Development Program
Funder: [Federal] U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – ACF – OCS
Eligible: Community-Based Organizations; faith-based organizations; Native American tribal organizations; non-profit/501(c)(3) organizations; regional organizations.
Application Deadline: June 30, 2020
Description: Grants to multi-state, regional, faith-based, tribal, private, and community nonprofit organizations to improve water supply and wastewater systems in rural communities. Eligible projects provide small, low-income communities with training and technical support to develop their own systems, connect to systems in neighboring communities, or improve existing systems.
Funded Activities: Establishing a governing body for wastewater and safe water activities; training for water and wastewater system operators; implementing plans for water systems and infrastructure; technical and security assistance; improving water system capacity and efficiency; improving coordination between governmental bodies and agencies to improve local conditions.