Economic Incentives and Community Development

Grants & Economic Incentives

City of Poughkeepsie Youth Grant

The purpose of this policy is to govern the disbursement of grant monies to applicants that meet the requirements for participation in a financial assistance program for youth development and instructional activities. Through these guidelines, the City of Poughkeepsie seeks to provide grant funds to assist organizations and structured entities engaged in youth programs. This policy sets forth the criteria used to determine and identify eligible organizations, programs, and activities for which the grant funds will be considered.

2018 Youth Grant Policy and Guidelines
2018 Youth Grant Application

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

A Federal grant through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, CDBG provides funding to non-profit agencies or city projects that benefit low and moderate income residents.  Past recipients include day care facilities, homeless shelters, domestic violence programs, sidewalk/street improvements, after school programs, etc.

2019 CDBG Application
2019 CDBG Application Policies & Procedures
2019 CDBG Expenditures Claim Form 

First Time Home Buyers

Hudson River Housing’s Homeownership Center administers a First Time Homebuyers Program.
For additional information or to apply application contact:

Mary Linge
Hudson River Housing
313 Mill Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12602
(845) 454-9288
http://www.hudsonriverhousing.org/education.html

Economic Incentive Programs Downloads

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice
2013-2017 Consolidated Plan Executive Summary
2013-2017 Consolidated Plan Strategic Plan
2013-2017 Consolidated Plan
2017 CDBG – Application
2017 CDBG – Application Policies & Procedures
2015 CDBG – Application Policies & Procedures
2015 CDBG – Application
2014 CDBG – Legal Notice
2014 HOPWA Request for Funding Application
2012 Draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)
2014 Draft Annual Action Plan