PUBLIC NOTICE - (March 28, 2017)
The Albany County Commissioners are accepting sub-recipient applications for the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Community Partnership (TANF/CPI) grant application.
To obtain a copy of the grant application please contact the Albany County Grants Office, email@example.com or click here for a PDF version.
All entities within Albany County that meet the following TANF/CPI guidelines are eligible to apply:
- Provide assistance to needy families so that children may be cared for in their own homes or in the homes of relatives;
- End the dependence of needy parents on government benefits by promoting job preparation, work and marriage;
- Prevent and reduce out-of-wedlock pregnancies and establishing annual numerical goals for preventing and reducing the incidence of these pregnancies; and
- Encourage the formation and maintenance of two (2) parent families.
Participants served with TANF funds shall be families with a child(ren) whose income is below 185% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL) who are at risk of long-term poverty. Participants shall also meet citizenship/eligible immigrant and residency criteria.
Applications are due to the Albany County Grants Office, Attn: Tai Wright by 5:00 p.m. April 14, 2017. Submit applications electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.