Program Name: Community Facilities Direct Loans and Grants
Organization: United States Department of Agriculture – Rural Development
Address: 2118 W. Part Court, Suite A, Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-403-6200
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Website: https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/community-facilities/community-facilities-direct-loan-grant-program-5
Briefly Describe the Purpose of the Program
Funds to improve, construct, develop, or finance essential community facilities for rural communities such as hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, certain schools, child care centers, fire and rescue, public safety facilities, libraries, and town halls.
Year Program Established:
Eligibility Requirements or Restrictions
Open to: Public bodies, community-based nonprofits, and federally recognized Tribes. Rural areas with populations of 20,000 or fewer for direct loans and grants; 50,000 or fewer for loan guarantees.
Application Deadline: Rolling bases
Application Guidelines:
Funding Cap Per Application or Fiscal Year Program Funding:
How Must Funds Be Used:
Funds can be used to improve, construct, develop, or finance essential community facilities for rural communities.