Community Impact

 Enhancing quality of life through funding opportunities to support affordable housing, service providers and programs and community infrastructure improvements. 

Community Development Grants

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program is a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) entitlement program, which allocates annual grants to Arapahoe County 501c3 organizations to develop viable communities by providing decent affordable housing, a suitable living environment and expanded economic opportunities, principally for low-and moderate-income residents. Learn more about eligibility

Facilities and Infrastructure

To acquire, construct, reconstruct, rehabilitate, or install public facilities and improvements like neighborhood facilities, public schools, and libraries, nursing homes, hospitals, transitional housing, group homes, and shelters or streets, sidewalks, curbs and gutters, parks, playgrounds, water and sewer lines, flood and drainage improvements, parking lots, and utility lines.

Public Services

Services (including staffing, supplies and materials), including but not limited to those concerned with employment, crime prevention, childcare, health, drug abuse, education, housing counseling, food banks, or needs of seniors, children or the disabled.

Affordable Housing

Providing or improving permanent residential structures for low- and moderate-income households, elderly or severely disabled persons. 

Private Activity Bonds

Tax-exempt bonds issued for non profits, single-family mortgage revenue bonds, residential rental projects, redevelopment of blighted areas, mortgage credit certificates, waste/water/sewer/gas/electric facilities. 

Apply with the County or Apply to the Colorado Department of Local Affairs

HOME Funds

HOME Investment Partnership Funds, which are entitlement monies received by Arapahoe County through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. HOME funds may be used to acquire, maintain and create affordable housing for low to moderate-income individuals in the county, assist with down payments and closing costs for first-time home buyers and rehabilitate housing in Arapahoe County. Learn more and apply