Organizations awarded federal grant funds must comply with federal regulations while providing services to low- and moderate-income Waco residents. We have resources available to ensure successful grant management.
2023 - 2024 Funding Application
The City of Waco’s Housing & Community Development invites qualified organizations to submit applications for the use of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), and HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) funds.
Applications will be accepted from March 6, 2023 through April 6, 2023 for CDBG & HOME funds.
Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG)
- Public Services: Includes, but is not limited to job training and employment services, health care and substance abuse services, child care, crime prevention; fair housing counseling; energy conservation, welfare services (excluding income payments), recreational activities, and the operation or maintenance of a facility in which a public service activity is located.
- Other: Includes acquisition of real property for any public purpose, disposition of real property that is acquired with CDBG funds or through the urban renewal program, or the retention of such property for public purpose, public facilities and improvements, clearance activities, relocation assistance, homeownership assistance, construction of housing if carried out by a community based development organization, rehabilitation of residential buildings, low income public housing, and publicly or privately owned commercial or industrial buildings, code enforcement, historic preservation, renovation of closed buildings for use as an eligible public facility or housing, and economic development activities.
HOME Investment Partnership Act (HOME)
- Homeowner rehabilitation, homebuyer activities (acquisition, rehabilitation, and construction), rental housing (acquisition, construction, rehabilitation), and tenant based rental assistance.
Each organization must watch the application workshop and review the funding guidelines before applying.
2023-2024 Funding Guide(PDF, 567KB)
An organization is ready to apply once the application workshop has been viewed and the funding guidelines reviewed.
Handbooks and Guides
Subrecipient Orientation (PY2022)