CDBG Urgent Need Grants

CONTACT

Ginny Eardley, Program Consultant

(785) 296-3610

Ginny.M.Eardley@ks.gov

These awards assist local government in meeting community needs created by severe natural or other disasters that pose immediate threats to the health or welfare of the community and for which no other financial resources are available.

Application for Urgent Need must be completed within 6 months of the issue occurring.

Applications accepted year-round on an as-needed basis

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