$19.6M Available to Combat Homelessness, Help Street Youth

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Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Admin.); Program: Cooperative Agreements to Benefit Homeless Individuals (CABHI) (CFDA Number: 93.243) (Funding Opportunity Number: SM-16-007); Eligibility: Governments and 501(c)(3) nonprofits (community- and faith-based organizations that have experience in aiding in homelessness/recovery encouraged to apply); Funding: $19.6 million for 30 awards (no match required); Deadline: March. 15.

Summary: Youth-serving projects get priority. CABHI grants will increase capacity to provide accessible, effective, comprehensive, coordinated, integrated, and evidence-based treatment services for the homless. Specfically, projects must address the needs of youth who experience homelessness and have substance use disorders, serious mental illness, serious emotional disturbance or co-occurring mental and substance use disorders.

Info: http://tinyurl.com/zgpv3og (NOFA); Eileen Bermudez, 240/276-1412 or FOACSAT@samhsa.hhs.gov

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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