Announcements

Notice:  10.22.2020

Please see the NEW funding opportunity that is available to all interested applicants.

Requirements of AmeriCorps State Grantees

ATLANTA (August 6, 2020) – Governor Brian Kemp announced today that Georgia has received $3,711,928 in AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency responsible for AmeriCorps and other national service programs.

Notice is hereby given by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs of a proposed 2nd Substantial Amendment to the Federal FY2019 Annual Action Plan. The proposed amendment involves a supplemental allocation of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus (CDBG-CV grants). The purpose of the public hearing is to receive citizen comments on the 2nd CDBG-CV Substantial Amendment.

THE CDC EVICTION MORATORIUM HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL June 30, 2021, MEANING THAT NO ONE SHOULD BE EVICTED SOLELY FOR NON-PAYMENT OF RENT UNTIL THAT DATE.  VISIT GEORGIALEGALAID.ORG FOR MORE INFORMATION.  SOME LOCAL COMMUNITIES ARE OFFERING RENTAL ASSISTANCE WITH CARES ACT CORONAVIRUS RELIEF (OR OTHER) FUNDS.

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) announced today that the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program, or Section 8, waiting list preliminary application period will be open April 22-26, 2021 through an online system.

The Intent to Apply to become a Reentry Partnership Housing (RPH) Provider for Spring 2021 is no longer available. The deadline to file the Intent to Apply was March 31, 2021. This website will be updated when there is a new application cycle.

The Intent to Apply to become a Reentry Partnership Housing (RPH) Provider for Spring 2021 is no longer available. The deadline to file the Intent to Apply was March 31, 2021. This website will be updated when there is a new application cycle.

 

This annual initiative takes place the first Tuesday in April, and is led by AmeriCorps, the National League of Cities, the National Association of Counties, and Cities of Service. Mayors and city leaders, county officials, and tribal leaders across the country are using national service more and more to solve their community’s toughest challenges. 

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