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VA announces $5M in grant funding for transitional supportive housing for homeless Veterans

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As a part of ongoing efforts to end Veteran homelessness, the Department of Veterans Affairs published a Notice of Funding
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VA reduces premium rates for Veterans’ Mortgage Life Insurance

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This month, the Department of Veterans Affairs reduced premiums for most Veterans and Service members insured under the Veterans’ Mortgage Life Insurance program.
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VA awards $11.5 million in first-of-their-kind grants for legal services for homeless Veterans

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The Department of Veterans Affairs awarded $11.5 million in legal services grants for Veterans experiencing or at-risk of homelessness as part of its national homeless prevention efforts.
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VA lowers interest rates, makes housing more affordable for Native American Veterans

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The Department of Veterans Affairs announced that it has lowered the interest rate for VA Native American Direct Loans from 6% to 2.5%, making access to housing loans more affordable for Native
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VA offers $30M in grant funding to assist formerly homeless Veterans

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As a part of ongoing efforts to prevent and end Veteran homelessness, the Department of Veterans Affairs is announcing $30 million in grant funding for organizations to help formerly
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VA announces funding opportunities to help Veterans experiencing homelessness

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This week, as a part of ongoing efforts to end Veteran homelessness, the Department of Veterans Affairs published three grant opportunities for Fiscal Year 2024 that will help Veterans who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness.
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VA awards $431 million in grants to help at-risk Veterans and their families

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On Aug.  1, the Department of Veterans Affairs awarded $431 million in grants to 258 non-profit organizations across the nation to help homeless and at-risk Veterans and their families
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VA to award millions in grants to improve transitional housing facilities

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he Department of Veterans Affairs is awarding 36 capital grants totaling approximately $64.7 million to community organizations under VA’s Grant and Per Diem program to improve the quality of housing options for Veterans experiencing homelessness.
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VA accesses resources to increase housing assistance for vulnerable Veterans

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The Department of Veterans Affairs updated regulations Nov. 10 governing the Supportive Services for Veteran Families grant program to provide a more effective subsidy to Veterans in high-cost rental markets and to increase the cap in general housing
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VA announces new options to help Veterans avoid foreclosure

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The Department of Veterans Affairs is offering a new COVID-19 Refund Modification option to assist Veterans who require a significant reduction in their monthly mortgage payments because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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VA awards $418 million in grants to help Veterans and families at risk of...

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The Department of Veterans Affairs awarded $418 million in grants to more than 260 non-profit organizations in June, allowing low-income Veteran families around the nation to access services under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families
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Tester Fix Cuts Red Tape on Funding for Organizations Assisting Homeless Veterans Amid COVID-19...

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The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced $50 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) capital grants
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VA partnership streamlines Veterans access to care, housing assistance

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The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is partnering with customer relationship management company Salesforce to improve access to essential VA services and resources among homeless and at-risk Veterans.
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VA expands access to telehealth services during COVID-19 pandemic for older, rural and homeless...

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today its Digital Divide Consult  has helped more than 12,000 Veterans obtain internet access or a video-capable device for their health
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VA to award more than $400 million in grants to end Veteran homelessness

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today it will begin awarding more than $400 million in grants under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program (SSVF) to 266 non-profit organizations in all 50 states
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VA expands funding for emergency response for Veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness...

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced it is allocating an additional $400 million of its coronavirus relief funding to enhance the department’s emergency relief response
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VA encourages donations to help homeless Veterans or those at risk of homelessness during...

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today a new initiative requesting the public to make donations to help provide emergency relief and facilitate remote access
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VA, multiple agencies launch Joint Mortgage and Housing Assistance website for Americans impacted by...

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To ensure homeowners and renters have current and accurate housing assistance information during the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today
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VA announces safeguards to protect nursing home and spinal cord injury patients

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While the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) still considers COVID-19 to be a low threat to the general American public, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced, March 10, new safeguards aimed at limiting COVID-19 exposure risk
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Western Pennsylvania Continuum of Care announces the end of Veteran homelessness in the region

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 The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today that the Western Pennsylvania Continuum of Care (CoC) met the requirements in September to declare the effective end of Veteran homelessness in the 20 counties

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Support Ukrainian Refugees

GFP Real Estate and Its Tenants Raise More Than $200,000 to...

GFP Real Estate is pleased to announce that its "Support Ukraine in Crisis" campaign raised more than $200,000 to support humanitarian relief efforts on the ground in Ukraine.

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Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Manchin Announces $3.7M to Restore 500 Acres of Mine Land at...

Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), Chairman of the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, announced that West Virginia projects will receive a total of $3,741,000 in Fiscal Year