Grant Management

The Office of Grant Management and Community Development is committed to effectively identify, secure and manage grant funding that will promote an increased quality of life for the Brownsville Community.
  1. About Us

    In 2011, the city created a new department, the Office of Grant Management and Community Development (OGM/CD), tasked with identifying, securing, managing grant funding that will promote an increased in quality of life for the community of Brownsville.

  2. Annual Action Plans

    The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires entitlement communities to develop and submit an Annual Action Plan in order to access housing and community development funds.

  3. Brownsville Citizens Advisory Committee (BCAC)

    The committee conducts public hearings, public meetings, solicit proposals, reviews all evidence, testimony and proposals given at hearings.

  4. Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

    The CDBG program is a flexible program that provides communities with resources to address a wide range of unique community development needs.

  5. Community Voice

    The Community Voice Campaign's goal is to ensure that residents of Brownsville are able to continue to reside in, assist in defining, and actively participate in critical decision-making processes in the community as it evolves.

  6. Consolidated Plan & Performance Report

    Review documents relating to the city's Consolidated Plan and Performance Reports.

  7. Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)

    The ESG program is a component of the state's Continuum of Care system designed to alleviate homelessness in Brownsville.

  8. Gallery

    Browse photos of events held by the Grant Management Office.

  9. Grants

    Get information about the city's grants.

  10. HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME)

    The HOME Program provides formula grants to states and localities, such as the City of Brownsville, to fund a variety of activities including down payment, rehabilitation assistance, and new construction of affordable housing.

  11. Letter of Intent

    Download a Letter of Intent to start the application process for a grant.

  12. My Brother's Keeper (MBK) Community Challenge

    In February 2014, President Barack Obama launched the MBK initiative to address persistent opportunity gaps faced by boys and young men of color and ensure that all young people can reach their full potential.

  13. Organizational Chart

  14. Summit Material

    A very special thank you to all who attended our summit! As a courtesy, we have made the presentations available to you.