Low-Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $750,000 grant to bring 170 new jobs to Limestone County while enhancing travel in north Alabama. The grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission to the city of Athens will provide infrastructure necessary for a Buc-ee’s Travel Center that will be built off Interstate 65 at the Browns Ferry […]
MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $22 million to help Alabamians who are homeless or at-risk of becoming homeless during the COVID-19 pandemic obtain shelter and other assistance to get back on their feet. The funds from the federal Emergency Solutions Grant program will enable 15 regional agencies to provide shelter, legal […]
MONTGOMERY – Six nonprofit organizations that assist victims of abuse in central Alabama are receiving support in the form of $254,500 in grants from Gov. Kay Ivey. The grants will help the organizations continue to offer shelter, support groups and other assistance to victims of domestic violence, child abuse and sexual assault. “Abuse of any […]
A $500,000 Community Development Block Grant awarded through ADECA helps a disposable glove manufacturer expand and upgrade, saving jobs in Fayette, AL. The company, Showa Best Glove Inc., has seen demand for its gloves skyrocket during COVID-19. News release announcing the grant to Showa Best Glove Inc.
Kenneth W. Boswell, Director
The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) is committed to positively impacting Alabama communities through the agency’s grant programs and services that aim to spur community development and economic development.
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