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Public Service Funding
The City of Allen recognizes the need for services provided by local community agencies and for this reason makes funds available for public service agencies. These funds are granted to local agencies to address priority needs and objectives identified in the City of Allen Consolidated Plan.

Public Service Agencies
The Public Service Agencies funded for the program year 2014-2015 are:

Allen Community Outreach
Allen Community Outreach (ACO)
ACO will provide Allen residents with emergency financial assistance to help pay their utilities, mortgage payment or rent on a one-time basis. For more information, contact ACO at:

801 East Main St
Allen, Texas 75002
Visit the Allen Community Outreach website 

Public Service Funding for 2015-2016

The City of Allen will be accepting applications from public service agencies for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Community Support Grant (CSG) funding from May 1st, 2015 until May 15th, 2015. Approximately $90,000 will be available for public services for the October 1, 2015 program year. The projects funded under the CDBG/CSG grant must serve Allen residents. Agencies will have to meet housing and community development needs in the low-income communities as identified in the 2010-2014 Consolidated Plan and meet U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development national objectives:

o Benefiting low-to-moderate income persons
o Eliminating or preventing slum or blight

Interested non-profit agencies may download the application here. Applications may also be requested by contacting Patrick Blaydes at 214.509.4164 or at .

Guidelines for Public Service Agencies are available here.


Contact Information
Community Development Department
Staff Directory
Allen City Hall
305 Century Parkway
Allen, Texas 75013

Phone: 214.509.4160
Fax: 214.509.4179

Mon - Fri - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sat and Sun Closed

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