The CARES Act makes $5 billion in Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus (CDBG-CV) response funds available to CDBG grantees, $4 billion in Emergency Solutions Grant Coronavirus (ESG-CV) response funds available to ESG grantees, and $65 million in Housing Opportunities for Persons with HIV/AIDS Coronavirus (HOPWA-CV) response funds available to HOPWA grantees. All Coronavirus funding must be used to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the Coronavirus pandemic.
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act
What is the CARES Act Virtual Training Conference?
This two-day virtual training conference is a combination of CDBG-CV, HOPWA-CV, and ESG-CV inspired topics related to the implementation of their respective CARES Act funding. The trainings are provided to increase the basic understanding of grantees as they work to meet the needs of their programs targeted constituents who need assistance during or economic recovery from the Coronavirus Pandemic. The training sessions will be recorded for future reference. There is NO COST to register and attend this training.
Who Should Attend?
This conference is intended for all grantees that have applied for and received their allocation of CARES Act funding in response to the Coronavirus Pandemic. The conference is specifically for grantees with active CDBG-CV, HOPWA-CV, and ESG-CV funded programs. Grantees should register and attend online sessions in real time. Participation in each Q&A portion is a vital part of the education process as we learn from each other on how we have prepared, prevented, and responded to a coronavirus outbreak.