The Charlotte- Mecklenburg Continuum of Care (Coc) is charged by the NC Department of Health and Human Services (NC DHHS) to submit a community-wide application for Emergency Solution Grant (ESG-CV) funds. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg CoC is eligible to apply for $1,699,277. Agencies can now submit project applications for this funding, which was made available through the CARES Act in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Qualified agencies must serve residents of Mecklenburg County, utilize a Housing First Approach, be prepared to use or currently use the Homeless Management Information System to record client data, or participate in the CoC's Coordinated Entry system.Eligible projects include:
Projects must be ready to proceed in July 2020.ESG funded projects are designed to:
Step 1: Review the NC DHHS funding announcement, which includes allowable activities.
Step 2: All Interested agencies are encouraged to attend an informational webinar hosted by NCDHHS to be held on Thursday, June 25, 2020 from 12:30pm-2pm.
RFA Instructional Session and Q&A - All prospective applicants are strongly encouraged to attend the RFA Webinar offered by the NC DHHS ESG Office on June 25, 12:30 - 2 p.m., to review and discuss the ESG-CV Round 1 Funds. The webinar will be recorded and posted on the NC ESG Office for those who are unable to attend.
For questions contact Erin Nixon or Branden Lewis, CoC Collaborative Applicant staff, at CharMeckCoC@MeckNC.gov or by phone at 980-314-8923.
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