Foundation / Corporation
The Home Depot Foundation (THDF)
Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations to construct or rehabilitate transitional facilities and permanent supportive housing for military veterans. While consideration will be given to rural areas, higher priority will be placed on projects in large metropolitan areas with a dense veteran population.
-New construction and rehabilitation of multifamily, permanent supportive housing or transitional housing.
-Grants will be awarded solely for the physical construction or repair of housing for veterans (hard costs).
-Target population of honorably discharged veterans, at or below 80% AMI.
-At least 20% of the units must be reserved for veterans.
-Proposals requesting above $100,000 must provide evidence of a third party binding agreement that ensures the units are a.) Reserved for veterans; b.) Occupied by veterans for a minimum of 15 years for rental or 3 years for homeownership (i.e. project-based HUDVASH, other funder requirement, deed restriction, zoning requirement, etc.).
-Supportive services must be provided.
-75% of the development/program’s funding sources have been identified at the time of proposal submission.
-THDF grant funding must comprise less than 50% of the total development cost of the project/program.
Sample Approved Projects:
-Jericho Project – Walton Avenue Supportive Housing for Veterans (New York, NY) – New construction permanent supportive housing project for 58 homeless veterans.
-Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training Inc – MCVET: Energy Conservation Management Project (Baltimore, MD) – Renovation project for the multi-family veteran housing facility.
-Vietnam Veterans of California (Sacramento, CA) – Rehabilitation of 46 transitional beds for men and women veterans at Mather Veterans Village.
GrantWatch ID#: 178553
Awards typically range from $100,000 to $500,000.
The amount of funding requested does not exceed $20,000 per veteran unit.
A typical grant term for the Home Depot Foundation is 12 months.
The project will commence within 12 months of proposal submission.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Complete the Eligibility Quiz here:
USA: California: Los Angeles, San Diego; Colorado: Denver; Florida: Tampa; Georgia: Atlanta; Illinois: Chicago; Michigan: Detroit; New York City; New York; Texas: Houston; Washington: Seattle
USA Territories: Puerto Rico (USA)