Funding Information for Service Providers

Emergency Solution Grant - COVID-Response

On April 2, 2020, Nashville-Davidson County received notification from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that special Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program funds in the amount of $1,549,066, as authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) were being allocated to Metro Nashville-Davidson County.  These ESG-CV funds are to be used to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) among individuals and families who are homeless or receiving homeless assistance, and to support additional homeless assistance and homelessness prevention activities to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19.  Exhibit 1 details the allocation of ESG-CV of funds by HUD and includes the specific parameters and guidance regarding eligible activities, implementation, waivers, etc.


As a condition for receipt of the supplemental funding, MDHA prepared this Action Plan for the intended use of the ESG-CV funds.  The Plan details the process used to determine the best use of ESG-CV funds, the intended use of funds and the next steps to be taken to use the funds to implement the activities outlined in the Plan.     

Click this link to view the ESG-CV Funds Action Plan.