FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 26, 2001
Contact: Karen Roper
Funding (SuperNOFA) To Be Topic of Community Forum
(SANTA ANA) - Funding
opportunities for homeless assistance will be the topic
of the March 28 Continuum of Care (CoC) Community Forum
at 1:30 p.m. at the LA Times Mirror Meeting Room, 1375
Sunflower Avenue in Costa Mesa.
The funding opportunities application, known as the 2001
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Super Notice of Funding
Availability (SuperNOFA) for Continuum of Care Homeless
Assistance, was released February 26 by HUD.
Local applications are due to the County's Housing and
Community Development Department on April 16. Although
funds are available on a competitive basis, Orange County
has secured more than $17 million in homeless assistance
funding over the past three years.
For more information, contact Karen Roper, CEO Homeless
Prevention and Related Programs Coordinator, at 714.834.3355
or Lisa Castaneda, Executive Director of Shelter and Hunger
Partnership of Orange County, at 714.247.1207.