Aug 31, 2018
The Denver Office of Economic Development (OED) today announced that it has released two Notices of Funding Availability (NOFA) for a wide range of neighborhood and housing programs to be funded in 2019.
For neighborhood public service projects, OED is soliciting proposals from organizations that provide services to Denver residents in the following program areas:
Housing proposals are being solicited in the following program areas:
Programs must be ready to implement in the first quarter of 2019. Selected projects and activities will be funded through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, Home Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Program, in addition to Denver’s dedicated Affordable Housing Fund.
A general information meeting for all NOFA applicants will be held on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 3:30 to 5 p.m., in the Parr-Widener Room at the City and County Building located at 1437 Bannock Street, Denver. This meeting will discuss both the neighborhood and housing NOFAs. The meeting will include presentations from OED staff as well as an opportunity for questions and answers.
Proposal guidelines, additional information, and the link to online applications in both categories can be found at Denvergov.org/oed. The deadline to submit funding applications for neighborhood projects is Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 4 p.m., and the deadline to submit funding applications for housing projects is Friday, September 28, 2018, at 4 p.m.