The City of Denton utilizes the Federal Community Development Block Grant
to improve the quality of housing and neighborhoods through grants and housing assistance programs. Community Development also administers grant programs awarded through other City departments including the Police Department’s Fair Share Fund and the Denton Municipal Electric P-L-U-S One Utility Assistance Program.
HUMAN SERVICES GRANT
The Human Services Grant provides funds to community human services programs serving low to moderate-income City of Denton residents. The grant utilizes Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and General Revenue Funds awarded to local nonprofit agencies. Services funding generally include reduced cost childcare, adult care, family services, youth services, homelessness assistance/prevention, utilities assistance, and others as needed.
A combined funding application is available for local nonprofit agencies interested in applying for the Human Services Grant from December 4, 2020, to January 14, 2021.
Click here to learn more about currently funded social service programs.
If you would like to apply, have questions, or need additional information, please contact Natalie Martinez, Grants Program Coordinator, at Natalie.Martinez@cityofdenton.com
or (940) 349-7322.