What We Can Fund 

What We Can Fund

Each year, the City of Missoula awards approximately $500,000 in CDBG funds to housing and community development projects that support low-income residents, and approximately $300,000 in HOME funds to housing projects that assist low- to moderate-income Missoulians secure safe and affordable homes. The Affordable Housing Trust Fund supports consumer housing services programs, construction and rehabilitation of rental and homeowner housing, and development of accessory dwelling units. Funding levels available in the Affordable Housing Fund vary each year depending on the annual budget process.

Each of our housing programs funding sources have their own program requirements. For detailed questions, please reach out to the staff team. A summary is provided below:

Project TypePotential Funding Sources

Affordable Housing Trust FundCommunity Development Block GrantHOME Investment 
Consumer Housing ServicesXX
New Housing ConstructionXXX
Housing PreservationXX

What We Have Funded

Program Year 2020 Project Outcomes (July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021)

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Annual Grants Timeline

Program Year Timeline

Our Program Year runs July 1 – June 30. These timeframes are subject to change.

December-January: Community needs assessment and AHTF allocation plan

January: Application workshop for interested applicants

February: Applications due

March: Scoring committee

May: Chosen projects are presented to council

June: Contracts are signed, funds are distributed

July: Program year begins

July-June: Project outcomes are reported to CD

October: Outcomes are reported in the CAPER and the Annual Housing Assessment Report

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