City Manager's Office
555 Liberty St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
The City oversees a number of grant programs to help community organizations help the homeless.
Available Grant Programs
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). CDBG awards from the City go to local non-profits that provide emergency or essential services to the most vulnerable populations with the highest need.
HOME Investment Partnership Program. The HOME Program provides formula grants that communities use (often in partnership with local non-profit groups) to fund a wide range of activities including building, buying, and/or rehabilitating affordable housing for rent, homeownership, or providing direct rental assistance to low-income people.
City of Salem. Another $400,000 is awarded annually from the City of Salem to organizations providing critical services to those in need in our community.