FY15 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
The Community and Business Development Department of the City of Winston-Salem is accepting proposals for program and project funding for the year beginning July 1, 2014. Both renewal and first-time funding proposals will be considered. Proposals must be submitted to the City by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 7, 2014. Two separate Requests for Proposals (RFPs) are available:
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnership (HOME)
This RFP covers requests for funding that will be derived from Federal Fiscal Year 2014 allocations from the federal CDBG and HOME entitlement programs. Proposals must be consistent with the objectives and requirements of the funding program, namely, the development of viable communities by the provision of decent housing, a suitable living environment and expanded economic opportunities, principally for persons of low- and moderate-income.
Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)
This RFP covers requests for funding for City ESG funds for the year beginning July 1, 2014 and State ESG funds for the year beginning October 1, 2014. Project applications will be considered for emergency shelter/street outreach, rapid re-housing, coordinated intake and assessment and homeless management information systems costs. Existing transitional housing projects may request renewal, but proposals for new transitional housing projects will not be considered.
ESG RFP [pdf]
ESG Project Application [pdf]
ESG Budget-Leverage [pdf]
State ESG Budget [pdf]
Please read all materials carefully. Contact Diane Greer at (336) 734-1314 or email@example.com for Word/Excel versions of the RFP documents.
2014 - 2018 FIVE-YEAR CONSOLIDATED PLAN
2014 - 2018 FIVE-YEAR CONSOLIDATED PLAN [pdf/4mb/240p]
Entitlement cities receiving Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership and Emergency Solutions Grants program funds are required to develop a five-year plan. The Five-Year Consolidated Plan summarizes conditions and needs in Forsyth County as they relate to housing, community development, homelessness, and economic development and sets forth long-term goals and strategies to address those needs.
Annual Action Plan
2013-2014 Annual Action Plan [pdf/623kb/26p]
The Consolidated Housing and Community Development (CHCD) Plan serves as a single grant submission to HUD for Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership, and Emergency Solutions Grant program funds for 2013-2014 and contains proposed activities and proposed expenditures within the context of the Five-Year Plan.
2012-2013 Annual Action Plan Draft [pdf/4mb/76p]
The Draft Consolidated Housing and Community Development (CHCD) Plan serves as a single grant submission to HUD for Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership, and Emergency Solutions Grant program funds for 2012-2013 and contains proposed activities and proposed expenditures within the context of the Five-Year Plan.
ANNUAL PERFORMANCE REPORT
DRAFT Annual Performance Report for 2012-2013 [pdf/2mb/40p]
A Consolidated Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) is prepared and submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development each Fall, no later than September 28.
Ten-Year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness
Continuum of Care
The purpose of HUD Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance Programs is to reduce the incidence of homelessness in communities by assisting homeless individuals and families to move to self-sufficiency and permanent housing. The City of Winston-Salem, in cooperation with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Council on Services for the Homeless and its member agencies, coordinates annual Continuum of Care submissions.
Continuum of Care Grants
At the January 9, 2014 meeting of the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Council on Services for the Homeless, the 2013 Continuum of Care Prioritized Project List was approved, including final rankings for all projects. Below are links to information from the 2013 process, including the 2013 COC Consolidated Application.
1. Minutes—Homeless Council 1 9 14 CoC Priorities Vote [pdf/179kb/1p]
2. Rating Factors 2013 Rubric [pdf/90kb/1p]
3. 2013 Prioritized HUD CoC Projects 1 9 2014 Homeless Council [pdf/123kb/1p]
4. 2013 CoC Consolidated Application [pdf/15mb/216p]
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City of Winston-Salem
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Winston-Salem, NC 27101
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