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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AUGUST 5, 2019
Laura Mann, Administration Manager
Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency
Detroit, MI – Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency (Wayne Metro) will accept public comments as required by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Service CSBG State Plan for Grant No: CSBG-14-82030 (Grant 20) on the proposed Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) plan from 8:30 AM August 5, 2019 until 4:30 PM on August 30, 2019.
The CSBG plan summary is as follows:
A total of $7,848,736 will be allocated for the provision of homeless prevention, emergency utility and water assistance, minor home repair, food asset and security, health and wellness, family literacy, youth after-school and summer enrichment services, youth and adult employment and education supports, community and economic development, and financial asset building services to eligible low-income individuals and families in Wayne County, Michigan communities for the contract period of October 1, 2019 until September 30, 2020.
Individuals or organizations wanting to comment on or review the proposed plan should contact Laura Mann at 7310 Woodward, Suite 800, Detroit, Michigan 48202 or 313-463-5444 by 4:30 PM on August 24, 2018. Materials are available in alternative formats by calling 313-463-5444 (voice) or 1-800-649-3777 (TDD). The identified formats can be provided if notification is given one (1) week in advance.