USDA to Provide $150 Million to Help Rural Communities Affected by Natural Disasters

WASHINGTON, Sept.10,2019 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Housing Service Administrator Bruce Lammers today announced that USDA is making $150 million in grants available through the Community Facilities Program to help rural communities continue their recovery from the devastating effects of hurricanes, fires and other natural disasters.

For more information, visit www.rd.usda.gov.

Disaster Supplemental Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)

WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross today announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) has published the Fiscal Year 2019 (FY2019) Disaster Supplemental Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) making $587 million available to eligible grantees in communities impacted by Presidentially declared natural disasters in 2018, and floods and tornadoes in 2019.

For more information, please visit the EDA and Disaster Recovery page.