Fiscal Year (FY) 2019/20 Notice of Funding Availability & Request for Proposals (RFP)
The City of Cupertino has issued the FY 2019-20 NOFA/RFP. The City is requesting proposals for eligible capital housing projects to be funded under the Below Market Rate (BMR) Affordable Housing Fund (AHF) and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program.
For FY 19/20, the City is not accepting applications for CDBG public service, General Fund Human Services Grants (HSG) or BMR AHF public service grants due to a two-year grant funding cycle which began last FY 18/19 and will continue in FY 19/20.
Santa Clara County Measure A- Affordable Housing Bond NOFA
The City’s NOFA/RFP is issued in conjunction with the County’s NOFA for the Measure A- Affordable Housing Bond. Measure A funding is available on a rolling basis for development capital funding, project based vouchers, and acquisition funding. Information and applications are available on the County’s website: https://www.sccgov.org/sites/osh/HousingandCommunityDevelopment/Documents/2016MeasureA_NOFA.pdf
RFP Application Information & Deadlines
Organizations who intend to apply for funds through this RFP must apply online at www.citydataservices.net. To obtain a temporary login username and password, please visit and request at www.citydataservices.net. For additional questions, please contact Kerri Heusler, Senior Housing Planner, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 408.777.3251. The RFP application period will open at 8:00am on Monday, November 12, 2018. The RFP application period will end at 5:00pm on Friday, February 8, 2019. Any RFP application that does not meet the deadline will not be accepted.
Cupertino Below Market Rate (BMR) Affordable Housing Fund (AHF)
Annually, the City of Cupertino issues grants from the BMR AHF to support housing programs. Services are offered free of charge to Cupertino residents.
BMR AHF Fiscal Year (FY) 2018-19 Grants
Capital Housing Projects:
- West Valley Community Services - Greenwood Court Renovation Project 408.255.8033
Public Service Grants:
- Project Sentinel - Tenant-Landlord Counseling & Dispute Resolution Services 408-720-9888
- Beginning July 1, 2018, Fair Housing Services will be offered by Project Sentinel
- ECHO Housing - Fair Housing Services email@example.com or 650-327-1718
- Through June 30, 2018
Cupertino Human Services Grant Program (HSG)
Annually, the City of Cupertino budgets $40,000 to issue grants to non-profit agencies providing needed services to Cupertino residents.
HSG Grants FY 2018-19: