U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Under Secretary Dr. Basil Gooden today announced that USDA is seeking applications for grants to repair or rehabilitate homes, rental properties or cooperatives for people in rural areas with low or very low incomes.

Today’s announcement is being made as USDA celebrates ) and the importance of expanding access to safe and affordable homes in rural America and on Tribal lands.

USDA is providing the funding through the Housing Preservation Grant program. To learn more, read full Stakeholder Announcement.