Community Services Block Grants (CSBG): Funding and Reauthorization

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Community Services Block Grants (CSBG), administered by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), provide federal funds to states, territories and Indian tribes for distribution to local agencies to reduce poverty. Several related national activities — Community Economic Development, Rural Community Facilities, National Youth Sports, Community Food and Nutrition, Job Opportunities for Low-Income Individuals (JOLI) and Individual Development Accounts (IDAs) — also provide grants to local communities for a variety of anti-poverty initiatives.

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Spar, Karen & Laney, Garrine P. July 20, 2005.

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Community Services Block Grants (CSBG), administered by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), provide federal funds to states, territories and Indian tribes for distribution to local agencies to reduce poverty. Several related national activities — Community Economic Development, Rural Community Facilities, National Youth Sports, Community Food and Nutrition, Job Opportunities for Low-Income Individuals (JOLI) and Individual Development Accounts (IDAs) — also provide grants to local communities for a variety of anti-poverty initiatives.

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  • July 20, 2005

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  • Oct. 18, 2005, 2:22 p.m.

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Spar, Karen & Laney, Garrine P. Community Services Block Grants (CSBG): Funding and Reauthorization, report, July 20, 2005; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metacrs7443/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.