Notice of CDBG & ESG Funding for 2019

The Greenville County Redevelopment Authority (GCRA) receives annual allocations of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds to address community needs in Greenville County, including the cities of Fountain Inn, Greer, Mauldin, Simpsonville, and Travelers Rest. The GCRA requests proposals from providers of targeted services particularly those that address neighborhood needs; needs of low to moderate income persons, families or households; or needs of the elderly. Typical projects funded under this request will have duration of one year or less.

An application is available via the links below; by mailing a request to GCRA, 301 University Ridge, Suite 2500, Greenville, SC 29601; or by calling (864) 242-9801, ext. 124. A mandatory training session for all applicants, providing detailed information, will be held on Wednesday, January 16, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 noon *for ESG applicants,* and from 1:30 until 3:00 p.m. *for CDBG applicants* at GCRA. Please contact Lovetta Walton via e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or register using EventBrite (links below) by January 11, 2019 to register for the training session.  Applications deadline is February 8, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. for projects beginning July 2019.

EventBrite signup for CDBG

EventBrite signup for ESG


2019 CDBG Application

2019 ESG Application


The Greenville County Redevelopment Authority (GCRA) is now accepting applications for funding of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) eligible activities. The GCRA Board has reaffirmed its primary mission of affordable housing and its second emphasis of meeting the needs of the elderly population in Greenville County. Preference will be given to applications for programs serving the elderly.

Community Posters


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Check out our community posters, showcasing houses and landmarks in each historic neighborhood.

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  • New Construction: Preview a selection of GCRA’s newly constructed homes, featuring various floor plans and beautiful landscaping.
  • Repair Projects: Before and after photos of repairs to houses.