December 20, 2021 - Notice is hereby given by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs of the drafting of the FFY2022 for the State of Georgia Community Development Block Grant Method of Distribution. The proposed Method of Distribution outlines the national program goals and objectives outlined in Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act as well as the State’s CDBG program goals to accomplish the following:

The CDBG Applicants’ Workshop will be held virtually on January 11-12, 2022. The purpose of this workshop is to inform local government officials and other interested parties of the procedures to be used in preparing State CDBG applications. It is designed to provide an opportunity to learn the details involved in putting together a competitive application, to ask questions, and to share information.

NEW!! Funding Opportunity Available to applicants 


Webinar Series:

Please note:  New program staff and/or new applicant are required to register and attend the sessions below.


Georgia Serves is seeking proposals from eligible organizations interested in operating AmeriCorps programs to strengthen communities through National Service and Volunteerism. Eligible organizations include non-profit and faith-based organizations with 501(c)3 status in the state of Georgia, educational institutions, and state and local government entities.

Application for Historic Preservation CLG grants to be released December 3 

A grant application package for the Federal Fiscal Year 2022 Historic Preservation Fund (HPF) sub-grant program, administered by the Historic Preservation Division (HPD) of the Georgia Department of Community Affairs will be available on December 3.   

The State of Georgia releases the 2022 CHIP Grant Application for up to $7 million in federal funds for affordable housing activities

The purpose of the Community HOME Investment Program (CHIP) is to provide safe, decent, and affordable housing in Georgia by granting funds to city and county governments, public housing authorities, and nonprofits to 1.) rehabilitate owner-occupied homes, and 2.) build and renovate affordable single-family homes for sale to eligible homebuyers.

The State Housing Trust Fund for the Homeless Commission Meeting is scheduled for

October 27, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. 

Due to COVID-19 this will be a virtual conference meeting held via WebEx.

State Housing Trust Fund for the Homeless Commission Meeting

Join from the meeting link