As part of our ongoing commitment to community development and the development and preservation of affordable housing in underserved communities, Enterprise is pleased to announce an open call for Section 4 Capacity Building grant funding.

The purpose of the Section 4 program is to develop the capacity and technical capabilities of Community Development Corporations (CDCs) and Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDOs) to carry out community development and affordable housing activities that benefit individuals and families with low-incomes (80% AMI or <).

Funding is made available through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Section 4 grant program. The purpose of this grant funding is to support CDCs and CHDOs with resources to promote organizational stability and increased capacity to carry out community development and affordable housing programs and business operations.

Who Should Apply for this Grant Opportunity?

CDCs, CHDOs, Tribes, Tribally Designated Housing Entities (TDHEs), Tribal Housing Authorities (THAs), and Native CDFIs working in rural and tribal communities.

How to Apply

Applicants are required to review the RFP, complete and upload the following templates with their application submission:

  1. Budget Template
  2. Organizational Document Checklist

View the FAQ for the FY21 Section 4 Capacity Building Grants Program.

Enterprise will hosted a web-based applicant question and answer session. If you were unable to attend, a recording will be posted to this page after the completion of the session.

Informational Webinars
Rural & Tribal Communities

Watch the recording
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Note: The application for organizations supporting urban communities closed on 2/24. The application for organizations supporting tribal and rural communities closed on 4/28.

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