City of Rockford release grant application for federal Emergency Shelter Grant funding

The City’s ESG grant application will be available this week on the City of Rockford website or at https://rockfordil.gov/city-departments/finance/central-services/purchasing/open-bidsrfps/


Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) funds can be used to provide a wide range of services and support under the five program components: Street Outreach, Emergency Shelter, Rapid Re-housing, Homelessness Prevention, and HMIS. 

All grant applications must be submitted in person at City Hall (425 E. State St, 4th Floor) by 11:00 on June 24, 2021


3/22/2021-FY22 State Emergency Shelter Grant is open. 
Interested parties need to submit the attached budget request and a short narrative of their program.  Individual agency applications have not been released by the state yet.  Requests can be for Emergency Shelter services/operations, street outreach, rapid-rehousing programs, HMIS, or administration costs.  You do have to be a member of the Coalition to apply. The above information is due by 4/9/21 and will be ranked during the week of 4/12 and submitted to the state on 4/16/21. 
If interested please reach out to: angie.walker@rockfordil.gov