Announcements

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.

INTRODUCTION TO NATIONAL SERVICE

The Georgia State Profile Reports from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) are now updated and available for your viewing. See Georgia's national service footprint and impact for 2019.
 

The Georgia Commission for Service and Volunteerism (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.

Notice:  10.22.2020

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

Requirements of AmeriCorps State Grantees

PUBLIC NOTICE

The State Housing Trust Fund for the Homeless Commission Meeting is scheduled for
October 28, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. 
 
Due to COVID-19, this will be a virtual conference meeting.
 
GA-DCA HMIS invites you to join this Webex meeting.
You may join the meeting via phone or video conference.
  •  Meeting number (access code): 132 931 6395 
  • Meeting password:hCPp2mR6rP3

Subsequent to Mr. Griffin’s approval and the DCA Board’s adoption of the Fourth Edition of the Uniform Chart of Accounts for Local Governments in Georgia, additional needs have emerged for finance directors and staff in many Georgia cities, counties, and consolidated governments.

The proposed fund distribution for the second Substantial Amendment to the Annual Action Plan for the CARES Act ESG-CV2 allocation from HUD is $29,498,276.  Below are the eligible activities we are proposing, the percentage of the overall award for each, and the actual dollar amounts.

  • Rapid Rehousing (49%)                  $14,454,155

 

  • Homeless Prevention (36%)        $10,619,379

 

  • Emergency Shelter (14%)              $4,129,759

 

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Georgia Housing and Finance Authority will hold a public hearing at 11:00 a.m., August 28, 2020 at its principal office located at 60 Executive Park South, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30329 in Room 202, 2nd floor, or such other room as noted outside Room 202 at the time of the hearing. The purpose of the hearing is to provide an opportunity for public comment on the proposed plan of financing involving the sale and issuance of up to and including Two Hundred Fifty Million Dollars ($250,000,000) of qualified mortgage revenue bonds.

IMPORTANT NEWS ABOUT THE GEORGIA DREAM HARDEST HIT PROGRAM

We want to let you know that the Georgia Dream Hardest Hit Program is ending. Below is an outline that details critical milestone dates to close-out the program.

I will be scheduling lender calls to discuss workflows and how together, we can make the close-out a success; we do not want to leave one loan unfunded.

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