Community Assistance Grant Program (CAP)

Community Assistance Grant Program (CAP) and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Request for Funding Applications, 2023-24 and 2024-25 Fiscal Years


Below you will find the Request for Proposal for the 2023-2025 Community Assistance Program (CAP) grant and the 2023-2025 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) from the City of San Leandro, as well as Instructions to Access the Online Application. 

The minimum grant is $10,000. Applications must be received by January 16, 2022, at 5pm.

 Below are links to t Instructions and Application Forms:

RFP FOR THE 2023-2025 CAP GRANT & CDBG

INSTRUCTIONS TO ACCESS THE ONLINE APPLICATION IN THE CDS PORTAL

The Community Assistance Grant Program (CAP) and the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) programs provide financial support to non-profits that provide social services to individuals and households living in San Leandro. Applicants that respond to this Request for Funding will be eligible for a two-year funding cycle covering fiscal years 2023 through 2025 (July 1, 2023-June 30, 2025). CAP is funded by the City of San Leandro general fund. Federal Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) are funding by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD). 

The City’s CAP grants seek applications that address the unmet needs identified within the Human Services Gap Analysis. Priority will be given to the following areas: Severe/high-level mental and behavioral health needs, development of food security programs or services, domestic and intimate partner violence services and job development, income support and employment services.

The City’s CDBG program seeks applications that address the goals and objectives in the City’s Five Year Consolidated Plan covering fiscal years 2020 through 2024 (July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2025).  

 If you have technical question regarding the online application portal in the City Data Services (CDS) portal, please contact them at [email protected] or 650-533-5933

 If you have questions regarding the Community Assistance Program (CAP) grant, please contact Pedro Naranjo at [email protected] or 510-577-3465 or Elsa Castillo at [email protected] or 510-577-3343.

 If you have questions regarding the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), please contact Maryann Sargent at [email protected] or 510-577-6005.