Community Development Funding Opportunities

MOHCD provides funding for essential community services and capital improvements. 

The funding opportunities are organized by project. Newer projects are listed first.

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2020-2025 Community Development RFP

This RFP includes funding for MOHCD's next five-year grant cycle of Community Development Services. 

For more information about this RFP, click here to be redirected to the 2020-2025 RFP page.

Board & Mayor Discretionary Grants RFP - Community Development Services

This RFP includes 28 new funding opportunities for Community Development Services, made available as part of the Mayor's approved FY 2019-20 & FY 2020-21 discretionary General Fund budget.

View the PDF iconRFP document (revised September 11, 2019) for more information about these opportunities and how to apply. Use this FileWord document and FileExcel spreadsheet to prepare your application packet.

Date Event
Monday, August 26, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. RFP posted or available for pickup at 1 S Van Ness Ave, 5th Floor
Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. Pre-submission workshop at 1 S Van Ness Ave, 5th Floor
Friday, September 20, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. All RFP submissions due
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Start date for these funding opportunities

If you have questions about these funding opportunities through Community Development, please contact Mike King at (415) 701-4228, or michael.king@sfgov.org.

Alternative formats for persons with disabilities are available upon request to MOHCD’s ADA Coordinator, Eugene Flannery, at (415) 701-5598, or eugene.flannery@sfgov.org.

Board & Mayor Discretionary Grants RFP - Capital Projects

This RFP includes 2 new funding opportunities for Capital Projects, made available as part of the Mayor's approved FY 2019-20 & FY 2020-21 discretionary General Fund budget.

View the PDF iconRFP document for more information about these opportunities and how to apply. Use this FileWord document to prepare your application packet.

Date Event
Monday, August 26, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. RFP posted or available for pickup at 1 S Van Ness Ave, 5th Floor
Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Pre-submission workshop at 1 S Van Ness Ave, 5th Floor
Friday, September 20, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. All RFP submissions due
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Start date for these funding opportunities

If you have questions about these funding opportunities through Community Development, please contact Mike King at (415) 701-4228, or michael.king@sfgov.org.

Alternative formats for persons with disabilities are available upon request to MOHCD’s ADA Coordinator, Eugene Flannery, at (415) 701-5598, or eugene.flannery@sfgov.org.

CDBG & HOPWA Capital Projects RFP

This RFP includes Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funding for Capital Projects. 

View the PDF iconRFP document for more information about these funding programs and how to apply. Use this FileWord document to prepare your application packet.

Date Event
Monday, August 26, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. RFP posted or available for pickup at 1 S Van Ness Ave, 5th Floor
Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Pre-submission workshop at 1 S Van Ness Ave, 5th Floor
Friday, September 20, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. All RFP submissions due
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 Start date for these funding opportunities

If you have questions about these funding opportunities through Community Development, please contact Mike King at (415) 701-4228, or michael.king@sfgov.org.

Alternative formats for persons with disabilities are available upon request to MOHCD’s ADA Coordinator, Eugene Flannery, at (415) 701-5598, or eugene.flannery@sfgov.org.

Complete Neighborhoods Program RFPs

These RFPs include funding opportunities for Capital Projects, Public Space Improvement (PSI) Projects, and Community Planning Grants through our Complete Neighborhoods Program (CNP).

View the following RFPs for more information about these opportunities and how to apply: PDF iconCapital Projects RFP; PDF iconPublic Space Improvement (PSI) Projects RFP; and PDF iconCommunity Planning Grants RFP.

Use these Word documents to prepare your application packet(s): FileCapital Projects RFP; FilePublic Space Improvement (PSI) Projects RFP; and FileCommunity Planning Grants RFP

You will also need this FileExcel spreadsheet if you apply for a Community Planning Grant.

Date Event
Monday, August 26, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. RFP posted or available for pickup at 1 S Van Ness Ave, 5th Floor
Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Pre-submission workshop at 1 S Van Ness Ave, 5th Floor
Friday, September 20, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. All RFP submissions due
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 Start date for these funding opportunities

If you have questions about these funding opportunities through Community Development, please contact Mike King at (415) 701-4228, or michael.king@sfgov.org.

Alternative formats for persons with disabilities are available upon request to MOHCD’s ADA Coordinator, Eugene Flannery, at (415) 701-5598, or eugene.flannery@sfgov.org.

Funding Opportunities from the SF Real Estate Division

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Nonprofit Sustainability Initiative

The Nonprofit Sustainability Initiative provides technical and financial assistance to support nonprofits facing displacement, barriers to expansion or lease renewals at substantially higher rates amidst a volatile real estate market.

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