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Department of Housing

  • Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG)

    The Community Development Block Grant ("CDBG") Program is a federal grant program administered locally by the Pasadena Community Development Commission. The national objectives of the CDBG Program are to:

    1. Benefit Low and Moderate Income Persons
    2. Eliminate Slum and Blighted Conditions
    3. Meet an Urget Need

    Over 50 non-profit agencies in Pasadena currently receive CDBG funds to provide vital services to the community. Some examples of CDBG-funded activities in Pasadena include tutoring, health services, small business assistance, senior services, housing rehabilitation, public facilities improvement, food assistance, and fair housing services.

    CDBG funds for public and human service activities (e.g., job training, homeless services, counseling, child care) are allocated on a two-year funding cycle. CDBG funds for non-service activities (e.g., housing renovation, property acquisition, economic development) are allocated annually.

    Pasadena Development Corporation

    Pasadena Development Corporation provides Economic Development opportunities for small and start-up businesses. PDC is a non-profit 501(c)(4) local economic development corporation that utilizes both government: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Economic Development Administration Funds, U.S. Treasury, and private bank funds. These loans are for small businesses within the San Gabriel Valley and Los Angeles County. 

  • CDBG RFP Documents