[Libs-Or] [Fwd: [WNYLRC] federal grant opportunity (fwd)]

Suzanne Sager bvss at pdx.edu
Wed Sep 16 07:23:54 PDT 2009


Suzanne L. Sager
Oregon ALA Chapter Councilor

---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2009 11:12:31 -0400
From: Heidi Bamford <hbamford at WNYLRC.ORG>

Pathways Out of Poverty

Department of Labor

The U.S. Department of Labor announces the availability of funds 
authorized by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the 
Recovery Act) for projects that provide training and placement services to 
provide pathways out of poverty and into employment. These funds are being 
distributed by the federal government to preserve and create jobs, promote 
the nation's economic recovery, and assist those most impacted by the 

National and local applicants are expected to implement project activities 
at the community level.

ELIGIBILITY:  Eligible applicants include private nonprofit organizations 
that deliver services through networks of local affiliates, coalition 
members, and other established partners such as a network of affiliated 
community or faith-based organizations; and their local affiliates, 
coalition members, or other established partners that have the ability to 
provide services in four or more states.

FUNDING:  Estimated total program funding: $150 million; individual awards 
of $2 million to $8 million.

DEADLINE:   September 29, 2009.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Contact Melissa Abdullah, U.S. Department of Labor, 
Employment & Training Administration, Division of Federal Assistance, 200 
Constitution Avenue, NW., Room N4716, Washington, DC 20210; or call (202) 

Western New York Library Resources Council
Advancing Information Services for Libraries in WNY

Portland State University logo

Suzanne L. Sager
Library East, Cataloging
Portland State University

sagers at pdx.edu

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <https://omls.oregon.gov/pipermail/libs-or/attachments/20090916/62d1eddc/attachment.html>
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: psu_signature165x35.gif
Type: image/gif
Size: 1469 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <https://omls.oregon.gov/pipermail/libs-or/attachments/20090916/62d1eddc/attachment.gif>

More information about the Libs-Or mailing list