Community & Human Development

About the Community Development Block Grant

Community + Human Development is now accepting citizen request forms!

$1 million has been set-aside for District #1 and District #8 projects; each target district is expected to receive $500,000

Types of Eligible Projects:

Please complete the following form by Friday, October 2nd and send it to for your idea to be considered for funding:

For more details, please contact us at (915) 212-0138 or

Community + Human Development is currently accepting
funding proposals for PY 2021-2022

Funding is available by the following three entitlement grants:

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds may be utilized for various activities including public facilities improvements, public services, housing, and economic development programs.

The following amounts are projected for PY 2021-2022:

Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds may be utilized by public agencies and private, non-profit corporations for the provision of street outreach, emergency shelter, homelessness prevention and rapid re-housing, Homeless Management Information Systems and administrative costs to assist individuals and families in regaining stability in permanent housing after experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness. Approximately $557,597 may be available for ESG activities.

Please review the 47th Policies + Procedures document for further details on each program and eligibility requirements.
Review of this document should be done prior to applying.

47th Year DCHD Services Application and Attachments

  1. DCHD Services Application Link and Instructions
  2. CDBG Proposal Narrative Instructions
  3. ESG Proposal Narrative Instructions
  4. Outcome Statement Worksheet
  5. CDBG Services Budget Forms
  6. ESG Budget Forms
  7. Partner Supplement Form
  8. Authorization to Submit Online Application
  9. CDBG Services Scorecard
  10. ESG Scorecard


Community + Human Development Address:
City 3 Bldg., 3rd Floor
801 Texas Avenue
El Paso, TX 79901

Phone: (915) 212-0138
Email: |
Additional contact information can be found on each form/application.

Community and Human Development
801 Texas Ave., 3rd Floor
El Paso, Texas 79901

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CDBG Administration
(915) 212-0138

Housing Services Division
(915) 212-1666

Neighborhood Services
(915) 212-1681

Foster Grandparent Program
(915) 212-1677

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program
(915) 212-1685