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FAQ Topic: CDBG FAQs

What qualifies as an activity that benefits low income persons?

In order to qualify as an activity benefiting very low and low income person, at least 51% of the people benefiting from the program must be low-or very low-income families or individuals. For activities that benefit specific individuals or families, e.g. childcare centers, 51% or more of the people or families using the center must … Continued

What is the purpose of the program?

Benefit very low income and low income persons; Prevent or eliminate slums or blight, as defined by HUD; or Meet urgent needs that are federally declared disasters such as earthquakes or floods.

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