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HUD Memo: Fair Housing Agencies Eligible for CDBG and other HUD Program Funding

Date Published: January 2008


This memo from the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity and Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development clarifies the definitions of fair housing organizations. When awarding funds in support of the entitlement communities' certifications to "Affirmatively Further Fair Housing,"CDBG recipients are encouraged to ensure that recipients receiving the funds meet one of the definitions of a fair housing organization.

Resource Links


  • CDBG Program Colonias Set-Aside
  • CDBG Entitlement Program
  • CDBG HUD Administered Non-Entitled Counties in Hawaii Program
  • CDBG Insular Areas Program
  • CDBG State Program

Cross Cutting Requirement:

  • Fair Housing and Section 504

Resource Approver:

  • HUD Approved

Author Organization:

  • HUD