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File #: 2020-1305    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Consent
File created: 10/20/2020 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 10/27/2020 Final action: 10/27/2020
Title: Commission District(s): District 3 Allocation to Appropriate (An Amount not to Exceed $728,000) Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) ACT Assigned to POETA Account #105424.63258.521209.01.03.602313 Reserved for District 3

Public Hearing: YES ? NO ? Department: Board of Commissioners - District 3

SUBJECT:
Title
Commission District(s): District 3
Allocation to Appropriate (An Amount not to Exceed $728,000) Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) ACT Assigned to POETA Account #105424.63258.521209.01.03.602313 Reserved for District 3
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Information Contact: Larry Johnson, Commissioner District 3
Phone Number: 404-371-2425

PURPOSE:
To approve the appropriation (Amount not to exceed) $728,000 from District 3 CARES Fund from POETA Account # 105424.63258.521209.01.03.602313 to support Rent, Mortgage, Utilities, Food, Testing and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) assistance for those impacted by COVID-19.

NEED/IMPACT:
The funds are being appropriated to help the many families within District 3 that have experienced job loss, reduced wages and require emergency assistance during the pandemic. The funding will be provided to Community Based Organizations (CBO) to help sustain the families during this difficult period. DeKalb County Community Development will have oversight for the program management, administering and monitoring of the funds to the appropriate agencies.

FISCAL IMPACT:
The funding will come from District 3 CARES Fund from POETA Account # 105424.63258.521209.01.03. and appropriated to the following agencies:
o Latino Community Fund - $25,000 (Rent, Utilities, Mortgage and Food)
o Latin American Association - $25,000 (Rent, Utilities, Mortgage and Food)
o Atlanta Legal Aide - $48,000 (Evictions, Legal Counsel and Advice)
o Center for Pan Asian Community (CPACS) - $25,000 (Rent, Utilities, Mortgage and Food)
o Atlanta Masjid Inc. - $50,000 (Rent, Utilities, Mortgage and Food)
o Oak Hurst Medical Center - $50,000 (Personal Protective Equipment & Testing)
o New Life Community Ministries, Inc. - $90,000 - (Rent, Utilities, Mortgage and Food)
o Greater Piney Grove Community Dev...

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