Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program

News & Announcements: CDBG Process Underway for Public Service Activities

Loudoun County has opened the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) competitive public service application for eligible nonprofit organizations and government entities. The public service application is intended for projects that provide public services that primarily benefit low- and moderate-income residents. The public service must be either a new service or a quantifiable increase in the level of service.

Deadline Extended: Applications are due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 12, 2024. 

Review Program Details and Apply

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  • Pick up a hard copy of the CDBG Public Service Application and Budget Spreadsheet Template at the Loudoun County Department of Housing and Community Development office located at 106 Catoctin Circle, SE in Leesburg.

What is the Community Development Block Grant Program?

  • The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program provides funding on an annual basis for local projects that address a variety of housing, public service, and community development needs.
  • Eligible applicants for CDBG funds include local nonprofit organizations and local government entities in Loudoun County or those mainly serving Loudoun County residents. 
  • Organizations within the community can compete for these funds through an annual application process.
  • Proposed projects should address the goals of the CDBG program, which include providing affordable housing opportunities, revitalizing neighborhoods, renovating substandard housing, providing public services and expanding economic development opportunities, primarily for persons of low and moderate income. 
  • The funds must be used based on guidelines outlined by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Community Development Block Grant 2021-2025 Five-Year Consolidated Plan

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) 2021-2025 Five-Year Consolidated Plan (PDF) in accordance with the Code of Federal Regulations (24 CFR Part 91) is a plan that details multiyear goals based on an assessment of housing and community development needs, an analysis of housing and economic market conditions, and available resources. The Consolidated Plan provides the public and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) the opportunity to review how the CDBG program is assisting the Loudoun County community. 

Annual Action Plan

On May 10, 2023, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Fiscal Year 2024 Annual Action Plan. The plan is now awaiting final approval from HUD.

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