Community Services Block Grants (CSBG): Background and Funding

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This report looks at the purpose and background of Community Services Block Grants (CSBG), which provide federal funds to states, territories, and tribes for distribution to local agencies to support a wide range of community-based activities to reduce poverty. CSBG was last reauthorized in 1998, although and related programs have been funded by Congressional approval since then.

Creator(s): Spar, Karen
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: February 15, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Spar, Karen

Specialist in Domestic Social Policy and Division Research Coordinator

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: February 15, 2012
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United States
Description:

This report looks at the purpose and background of Community Services Block Grants (CSBG), which provide federal funds to states, territories, and tribes for distribution to local agencies to support a wide range of community-based activities to reduce poverty. CSBG was last reauthorized in 1998, although and related programs have been funded by Congressional approval since then.

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32 pages.

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