Funding Sources & Applications

  1. CDBG
  2. ESG
  3. HOME
  4. HTF
  5. Homeless Services
  6. Whole Home Repairs Program

Annually, Bucks County receives Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The program focuses on benefiting low- and moderate-income persons, aiding in the prevention or elimination of slums and blight, and/or meeting community urgent needs. Eligible activities include acquisition of real property, demolition and rehabilitation of structures, construction of public facilities, provision of handicap access, historic preservation, community planning, and energy conservation.  See more information on CDBG here.

Please note: Applicants are required to submit a CDBG Core Application, Supplemental Application, Project Budget and Project Timeline.

Every agency that intends to apply to CDBG must submit one Core Application and a separate Supplemental Application. If applying for more than one project proposal, additional supplemental applications must be submitted for each project proposal. 

Supplemental Applications:

  • Public Service: A program or project seeking funds to pay for labor, supplies, and material to operate. This includes but is not limited to Employment and job development services, Health services, Senior citizen services, Homeless services, etc.
  • Public Facility/Housing: A project seeking funds for acquisition, construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation, demolition, removal of architectural barriers to accessibility, or installation of accessible improvements. 
  • Economic Development: A project seeking funds to create or retain permanent jobs.