Families Agency Releases $58M TANF Assistance Competition

The Admin. For Children and Families launches a $58 million grants competition that supports programs to help Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) recipients find jobs in the healthcare field.

Deadline: May 29.

The Health Profession Opportunity Grants to Serve TANF Recipients and Other Low-Income Individuals program (CFDA Number: 93.093) will open next year. Funded under the Affordable Care Act, it supports projects that provide healthcare profession training to TANF recipients and low-income families with children. Nonprofits, governments and colleges can apply for the grants. ACF will make about 35 awards; no match required. Faith-based and community organizations that meet the eligibility requirements are able to apply and are encouraged to participate in the competition. No novice preference.

Info: http://tinyurl.com/putdug7; David Camporeale, david.camporeale@acf.hhs.gov, phone: 202/401-4857.

About Frank Klimko

Frank Klimko is a nationally known journalist, grants expert and speech writer/speaker. He has years of experience helping nonprofits devise lists of the right funding opportunities and secure funding from these foundations and corporate entities. Clients have focused on an array of areas including child care, homeless, hunger and K-12 education. Additionally, he is a Freedom of Information Act expert, who has helped numerous clients with securing proprietary information from the federal government. Currently, Frank Klimko writes the Children & Youth Funding Report and Private Grants Alert, which are Washington DC-based publications. CYF is a daily publication covering Congress, the Education Dept. and the various federal regulatory agencies. PGA, another daily publication, covers the world of private philanthropy.
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