Alan Jennings and other bureaucrats in the poverty field are organizing to track down and receive every possible dollar from the Stimulus Packages being handed out by Washington. Like Manna from Heaven, these funds are coming much faster than anybody can track, and these existing agencies are geared to prosper. You heard the phrase shovel ready, how about poverty ready? Consider the time line on a current $1million plus handout for rental assistance payments through Allentown City Hall.
THE CITY OF ALLENTOWN WILL FUND NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS WHICH HAVE THE CASE MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE CAPACITY TO GET THIS MONEY TO THE CITY'S NEEDIEST POPULATION QUICKLY. If your organization has never administered the types of programs as described below, this may not be the funding source for you to pursue at this time
April 6 Letter written by city
April 8 Letter mailed by city
April 10 Letter received by organizations on mailing list
April 20 COMPLETED APPLICATIONS DUE
10 DAYS = $1,129.049.00