Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
FY2022 Community Development Block Grant COVID-19 (CDBG-CV)
Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)
The City of Mesquite will be accepting applications for its Community Development Block Grant – CARES Act funds (CDBG-CV) for Fiscal Year 2022. Eligible non-profits, City departments, and neighborhood organizations are encouraged to apply.
Agencies and organizations interested in applying for CDBG-CV funding, must have a program that is both associated with COVID-19 and meets one of the following federal National Objectives: (1) Benefits persons of low- to moderate-income; (2) Aids in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight.
Funding will be available to selected agencies and organizations January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2022. Applications will be made available on the City of Mesquite’s website at: https://www.cityofmesquite.com/495/Subrecipient-Information on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 and are due by no later than close of business on Friday, November 5, 2021. Applicants may also request a copy of the application by contacting the CDBG Coordinator at 972-216-6425 or RButler@cityofmesquite.com.
City of Mesquite CDBG-CV Rental Assistance Programs
The City of Mesquite's CDBG Division has partnered with the following agencies to provide emergency mortgage, rental, motel, and utility (gas, electric, internet, and water) assistance to Mesquite residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Catholic Charities Dallas, Inc.
Beginning July 1, 2021, Catholic Charities will be able to assist with emergency mortgage, rental, and utility (gas, electric, internet, and water) assistance. Catholic Charities will process applications on a first-come, first-served basis. Completing the application is not a guarantee that a resident will qualify for assistance. In order to qualify, City of Mesquite residents must:
Sharing Life Community Outreach
More information on additional assistance programs can be found at City of Mesquite Coronavirus Pandemic Housing Assistance Programs.