Procedures and Compliance; Goals of Wyoming s CSBG
and WyoROMA; Importance of the
was threatened during the fiscal year 2006 budget process when President Bush proposed its elimination, along with the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and 16 other programs, as part of the Strengthening American's Cities Initiative (SACI).
Senator Harkin has been a longtime supporter of CSBG
, WAP and other programs that build strong communities.
During the last fiscal year, the CSBG
network effectively allowed 5.
Services currently provided by community organizations that receive CSBG
in half and pursuing uncertain program reforms will undermine the nation's future.
A sample of CSBG
services include: emergency food and housing assistance, child care, parenting education, and job training and employment assistance.
The state-administered CSBG
Network created and retained ninety-nine percent of these jobs.
53 million CSBG
grant was used by community action agencies to leverage more than $365 million and help 356,338 people, or $14.
The coast-to-coast footprint of our Bottling Group operations gives us the opportunity to produce our brands closer to the customer, which drives costs out of our supply chain and more efficiently gets our products to market," said Larry Young, president and chief operating officer for CSBG
Because CAAs have designed solutions specific to their own community needs, a wide variety of services would be lost if CSBG
is eliminated, such as local child care, transportation assistance, and economic empowerment strategies that result in more home ownership, better education and successful entrepreneurship.
Discretionary -- Community Service Block Grants (CSBG
) - Provides federal funds to support programs that promote economic self-sufficiency.