Community Development Block Grants/Special Purpose Grants/Insular Areas - (Recovery Act Funded)

To provide community development assistance to the
Pacific Islands of American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands,
and the Virgin Islands in the Caribbean.

Insular CDBG-R program funds are to be used to maximize job retention and creation, and economic benefit, carry out infrastructure
improvements on an expedited basis, carry out activities to encourage energy efficiency, and provide assistance to unemployed persons.

Agency - Department of Housing and Urban Development

The Department of Housing and Urban Development's mission is to increase homeownership, support community development and increase access to affordable housing free from discrimination. HUD fulfills this mission through high ethical standards, management and accountability, and by forming partnerships with community organizations.

Office - See Regional Agency Offices.

Honolulu Field Office and the HUD San Juan Field Office as listed in Appendix IV of the print edition of this Catalog.

Or on the Internet, see: http://www.hud.gov/local/index.cfm.