Community Development Block Grant

2023-24 Request for Funding Application 

The City of Hopewell is accepting applications for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Funds from the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) under Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended. Requests for Funding proposals must address one of three broad national objectives set forth by HUD: benefit low- and moderate-income persons, aid in the elimination of slums and blight, or meet urgent needs which pose a serious threat to the health or welfare of a community (results of an act of nature). 

The CDBG funds are awarded to public and private non-profit entities, Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDO’s), other public agencies, and for-profit entities to carry out eligible public service, housing and community development projects for the residents of Hopewell. 

Application packets are currently available on-line at and at City Hall in the Development Department in the former police dispatch area on the ground level of the Municipal Building (300 North Main Street). To receive an application via email, contact Kim Kinker via email or call (804) 541-2220. 

The application deadline is Friday, March 10, 2023 by 4:00 p.m. Request for Funding Applications received after this date/time will not be considered. See grant guidelines for full submission requirements. The City has a How-to-Apply presentation (PDF) for all interested applicants for grant funding. Please contact Kim Kinker at the above number if special accommodations are required.

CDBG Application 2023-2024

Consolidated Plan 2020-2025