Corpus Christi Awarded $260,000 to Address Homeless Needs

City Seeking Service Provider to Conduct Street Outreach

 CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (THDCA) has granted the City of Corpus Christi a Homeless Housing and Services Program (HHSP) Grant. Available HHSP funding is $197,798 for general homeless populations and $62,268 for homeless youth to combat homelessness totaling $260,066.  

The City of Corpus Christi is seeking a non-profit organization to provide Homeless Street Outreach with this funding. 

To be eligible to apply, applicant must be a unit of government or quasi-governmental agency. Respondents will be required to outline the services to be provided. 

All interested applicants must email the application to Nora Vargas at no later than: Monday, January 30, by 5:00 p.m. Applications submitted after 5:00 p.m. will not be considered. 

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Media representatives requesting more information may contact Public Information Officer Gabriela Morrow at 361-826-3583 or email at