May 24, 2010
Grant Opportunity: ACF Community Economic Development Grants
The federal Administration for Children and Families will award approximately 40 Community Economic Development discretionary grants to community development corporations (CDCs) for well-planned, financially viable, and innovative projects to enhance job creation and business development in low-income communities. The grants will be made as part of a broader strategy to address objectives such as arresting tendencies toward financial dependency, chronic unemployment, and community deterioration in urban and rural areas. Deadline: July 1, 2010.