Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program

CDBG Application for Program Year 19 (Fiscal Year 2022-2023) Now Open

  • The Loudoun County CDBG competitive application process is now open.
  • The deadline to submit applications is Friday, November 5, 2021, at 2:00 p.m.
  • Virtual pre-proposal meetings with CDBG staff are recommended and are available through October 22, 2021. 
  • To schedule a pre-proposal meeting and with questions, contact Eileen Barnhard, CDBG Program Manager by email or call 703-737-8971.

Capital Projects

 Public Service Projects

Frequently Asked Questions

Public Hearing

The Loudoun County Family Services Advisory Board will hold a virtual public hearing November 18, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. to gather input on addressing housing and community development needs. Information on how to access this electronic meeting and to provide comments is online here.

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 Draft 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. 

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