HOW WE ARE LEADING THE WAY BY FUNDING COMMUNITY EFFORTS
The City of Denton’s General Fund, State, and Federal Funds combined will provide $949,750 of financial support in 2018-19 for homeless prevention and assistance in Denton County. The direct financial support to each of the local social service agencies below will aid in the stability of their assistance programs.
City of Denton General Fund and Federal Funds Contributed to Homeless Initiatives and Programs
In addition to direct financial support, the city is leading
support efforts to address homelessness in other ways.
City of Denton is helping by providing:
- The facility for the Monsignor King Outreach Center (MKOC) homeless shelter through a lease agreement for a $1.00/year for 10 years;
- Providing Community Development staff to manage grants and increase coordination between the City and its partners;
- Providing Police & Fire staff resources for the Street Outreach Team; and
- Providing public safety resources to address homelessness.
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