Community Development Block Grant Entitlement Program

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Entitlement Program provides annual grants on a formula basis to entitled cities and counties to develop viable urban communities by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment, and by expanding economic opportunities, principally for low- and moderate-income persons. The program is authorized under Title 1 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, Public Law 93-383, as amended; 42 U.S.C.-530.1 et seq.


Explore CDBG

Explore CDBG ScreenshotThis collection of products will help grantees: create transformative impact in your community, improve the lives of residents, especially those with low and moderate income levels; develop strategies that bring partners and resources together; and implement your program effectively.

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CDBG Entitlement Guides, Tools, and Webinars

Guides, tools, webinars, and other resources are provided to assist grantees and program partners in designing and implementing programs.

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