provides administrative support for federal funds made
available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal
Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency
Food and Shelter National Board Program in the six-county region.
These funds are used to supplement emergency food and shelter programs.
Emergency Food and Shelter Program Boards are convened each year to
determine how the nationally awarded funds are to be distributed among
applying emergency food and shelter programs. Funds have been used to
provide utility assistance, rent assistance, served meals, groceries,
and to provide shelter.
These funds are made available to supplement emergency food and shelter
programs in each county.
If your agency would like to apply for funding,
please submit a completed application form to INRCOG. Applications for funds must be received by Wednesday, March 31st, 2021. An application form can also be requested by calling INRCOG
at (319) 235-0311 or emailing Sheri Alldredge. Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. on March 31st, to be considered for funding.
Application in Word format
Application in pdf fillable format
Local EFSP Boards for Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Chickasaw, and Grundy Counties will be meeting on Wednesday, April 7th, 2021, at 9:00
a.m. to allocate funds for each county.
are Phase 38 allocations awarded by the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program:
Allocations - Phase 38
Hawk County - $53,632
County - $10,833