Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG)

The CDBG program addresses the needs for affordable housing, economic development and public services, primarily to the benefit of low and moderate income (LMI) population (neighborhoods) within the City of Columbia.


COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABLE (NOFA) FY 2019-2020

REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS (RFA) 

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT

**LOCATION CHANGE**


During the 2019-2020 funding cycle, applications for CDBG Program funding are available for Public Service Activities only. This NOFA/RFA is a one (1) year funding request. 


The City of Columbia will hold an additional technical assistance workshop and can schedule individual technical assistance sessions to provide applicants sufficient assistance to submit competitive applications for funding. Applicants are required to attend the workshop as a condition of application submission. No application will be accepted from any organization that did not attend a technical assistance workshop.  The additional workshop is:


 

             November 13, 2018 @ 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Empowerment Zone, Inc.

Lady Street Suites

1509 Lady St.

Columbia, SC 29203


CDBG FY2019-20 APPLICATION LINK

Playing by the Rules - A CDBG Handbook

CDBG Regulations - 24 CFR Part 570

Supercircular - 2 CFR Part 200

CDBG FY2019-20 NOFA Workshop PowerPoint

CDBG FY2019-20 NOFA Manual





CDBG Manual, Appendices and Exhibits

2018 CoC CDBG Subrecipient Grant Administration Manual 

CDBG Grant Administration Manual Appendix I - 2 CFR Part 200, "Supercircular"

CDBG Grant Administration Manual Appendix II - 24 CFR Part 570, CDBG Regulations 

Exhibit A (PDF) - Client Certification of Household Income 

Exhibit A (Word) - Client Certification of Household Income 

Exhibit B (PDF) - Conditions of Federal Funding 

Exhibit B (Word) - Conditions of Federal Funding

Exhibit C (PDF) - Insurance Requirements 

Exhibit C (Word) - Insurance Requirements 

Exhibit D (PDF) - Activity Request to Purchase Equipment Form 

Exhibit D (Word) - Activity Request to Purchase Equipment Form

Exhibit E (PDF) - Inventory Property Control Form 

Exhibit E (Excel) - Inventory Property Control Form

Exhibit F (PDF) - Procurement Form 

Exhibit F (Word) - Procurement Form

Exhibit G (PDF) - Standard Agreement of Subcontracted Services

Exhibit G (Word) - Standard Agreement of Subcontracted Services

Exhibit H (PDF) - Request for Budget Revision or Project Extension

Exhibit H (Word) - Request for Budget Revision or Project Extension

Exhibit I (PDF) - Davis Bacon Forms 

About the Program

The CDBG program works to ensure decent affordable housing, to provide services to the most vulnerable in our communities, and to create jobs through the expansion and retention of businesses. CDBG funding is an important tool for helping local governments tackle serious challenges facing their communities. The CDBG program has made a difference in the lives of millions of people and their communities across the nation.images