Monday, April 22, 2024

NeighborWorks Columbus receives $885,000 grant


COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) – NeighborWorks Columbus announced today that it has received financial support from the US Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund among 863 other national institutions.

The money received is intended to help the institution recover from financial difficulties during the pandemic.

“This money will be of great help to families that have had a pandemic as people begin to get their lives back on track, jobs and incomes that are more stable now. So it’s a great time, perfect timing and the resources are there for that. It’s called the Rapid Response Program, ”said Melanie Faison, associate director of NeighborWorks Columbus.

NeighborWorks Columbus is an organization that supports low-income families on their way to home ownership.

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