Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Program Applications Now Being Accepted (Deadline is Feb. 2)

January 11, 2023

The City of Lynchburg’s Grants Administration Office is now accepting applications for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Program funds for Program Year 2023/Fiscal Year 2024 (July 1, 2023 – June 30, 2024). Applications are available HERE. The forms can also be requested by calling the Grants Administration Office at (434) 455-3929 or sending an email. Completed applications must be returned to the Grants Administration Office no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 2, 2023.

The primary objectives of the CDBG and HOME Program are to continue to develop viable urban communities through decent housing, suitable living environments and expanded economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income persons. The City of Lynchburg supports assisting individuals with disabilities, substance abuse or addiction, persons with AIDS, persons who are homeless and elderly persons. Lynchburg City Council determined local priorities for these programs within the framework of the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan goals which may be viewed HERE

For more information, please contact Melva Walker, Grants Manager, Department of Community Development at (434) 455-3916.