2016 COC PROGRAM GRANT COMPETITION – REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
The Fayetteville/Cumberland County Continuum of Care (CoC) on Homelessness announces the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) annual NOFA for Homeless Assistance programs. The purpose of this NOFA is to fund projects that will be designed to assist homeless families/individuals achieve stability in housing.
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released the 2016 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance Program on June 28, 2016. The NOFA is available at https://www.hudexchange.info/resources/documents/FY-2016-CoC-Program-NOFA.pdf. Continuum of Care (CoC) collaborative applications must be submitted to HUD no later than September 14, 2016, 7:59:59 p.m. eastern time.
The HUD NOFA sets up the procedure by which a CoC, through its designee, submits a single collaborative application to fund the CoC and eligible projects that advance the CoC goals. The designee, or “Collaborative Applicant,” for the CoC is Cumberland County, North Carolina (through the Community Development Department).
The consolidated application that will be submitted by Cumberland County Community Development (CCCD) for the FY2016 CoC Program Grant Competition will include eligible new projects and renewal projects from prior competitions. The CoC is seeking proposals from local providers of services and housing for new permanent supportive housing projects, new rapid Re-housing projects and renewal projects.
The CoC expects to be awarded a minimum of $649,680 in this funding round, and may receive up to $733,509. Annual grant amounts for existing programs range from approximately $56,033 to $262,736.
Eligible applicants include non-profits with a (501(c)(3) status, local units of government, and other public agencies.
The CoC grant application with detailed submission information along with the scoring, ranking, and selection process can be downloaded by clicking the link below.