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The SUSTAINABILITY Unit is comprised of various federal and state grant programs focused on community growth and improvement. These programs contribute to community viability, while assisting individuals and families to become more self-sufficient and helping organizations thrive.

Community Service Block Grant

Community Service Block Grant is a federal anti-poverty program administered by the Community Advancement and Development office. The purpose in West Virginia is to…

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Emergency Solutions Grant Program

The Emergency Solutions Grant program in West Virginia is administered through The Development Office by an appropriation from the United States Department of Housing…

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Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS

Housing Opportunities for Persons with Aids (HOPWA) is a Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) federal grant program, funded as part of the…

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Community Participation Grant Program

The Governor’s Community Grant Program (CPGP) supports meaningful public improvements in West Virginia communities. Funds are provided to units of local government, generally counties…

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Waste Coal Grant Program

The Waste Coal Grant Program is a state-funded grant program that provides funding for economic development and infrastructure projects through the collection of severance…

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Weatherization Assistance Program

The United States Department of Energy’s (DOE) Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) was created in 1976 to assist low-income families who lacked resources to invest…

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Neighborhood Investment Program

The Neighborhood Investment Program (NIP) is a tax credit program of $3 million each year, which allows 501(c)3 designated charitable organizations to apply for…

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