EFSP

Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program 

Funding Alert- Federal funds have been made available to Fresno County through the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program (EFSP). Fresno County has been awarded $686, 981 for Phase 37 of the Emergency Food and Shelter Program. Funding is available for local government or private non-profit organizations in Fresno County to supplement local food, shelter, utilities, and/or rental assistance programs in the county. Proposals are being accepted at this time. Agencies must have demonstrated the capability to deliver emergency food services (served meals or food box pantry), emergency shelter services (shelter facility or motel vouchers), and/or rental assistance to homeless or low-income individuals. Agencies must be eligible to receive federal funds; have an accounting system; practice nondiscrimination; not charge a fee; and have a voluntary Board if a non-profit agency. Deadline for applications is May 21, 2020 by 12:00 p.m.. 

 

Funding Alert- Due to the COVID- 19 crisis additional federal funds have been made available to Fresno County through the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program (EFSP). Fresno County has been awarded $979,439 for Phase CARES of the Emergency Food and Shelter Program. Funding is available for local government or private non-profit organizations in Fresno County to supplement local food, shelter, utilities, and/or rental assistance programs in the county. Proposals are being accepted at this time. Agencies must have demonstrated the capability to deliver emergency food services (served meals or food box pantry), emergency shelter services (shelter facility or motel vouchers), and/or rental assistance to homeless or low-income individuals during the COVID-19 crisis. Agencies must be eligible to receive federal funds; have an accounting system; practice nondiscrimination; not charge a fee; and have a voluntary Board if a non-profit agency. Deadline for applications is May 28, 2020 by 12:00 p.m.

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