HUD Supplemental CARES Act Funding: COVID-19 Response (Apply by June 30)

The City of Somerville’s Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development (OSPCD) is releasing grant funding, from the CARES Act, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to support nonprofit organizations and residents of Somerville that have been negatively impacted by the pandemic. The purpose of this funding is to prevent the spread of the coronavirus and facilitate assistance to eligible agencies, communities, households, and persons economically impacted by COVID-19. OSPCD is accepting applications from non-profit organizations through June 30, 2020 for the CARES Act Funding in response to COVID-19.


The Mayor's Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development (OSPCD) is committed to making Somerville an even more exceptional place to live, work, play and raise a family by implementing the goals, policies, and actions of the SomerVision comprehensive plan. OSPCD seeks to enhance low- and moderate-income areas of the City, stimulate economic development, increase job opportunities, create future development opportunities, improve the City's neighborhoods, expand housing options, preserve and enhance open space and improve transportation access, with a focus on Somerville's long-term economic, environmental, and social quality of life.