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News about Texas Veterans Commission’s Fund for Veterans’ Assistance and its grants to organizations serving veterans in Texas.

Grantee Spotlight: Combat veterans receive financial lift with CLC Inc.’s COIN Project

Combat veteran M.T. Webb was encountering difficulty securing a job and the lack of employment was affecting his mental well being. That’s when the COIN (Combatants Overcoming Income Needs) Project helped Webb get back on his feet.

“Vets like me who have college degrees, but can’t secure work—we need that essential financial link that can get us over the hill until we can get on our feet again,” said Webb, a U.S. Army Medical Core/ U.S. Navy veteran of the Persian ...

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2019-2020 FVA Veterans County Service Officer Grant Awards Announced

The Texas Veterans Commission today is pleased to announce the names of organizations awarded Veterans County Service Officer grants by Commissioners in the 2019-2020 funding cycle.

Awarded Organizations

Awards to the following 3 organizations will cover the grant period July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020. More details on these awards will be released in June:

Cameron County
El Paso County
Harris County Community Services

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2019-2020 FVA Veterans Treatment Courts Grant Awards Announced

The Texas Veterans Commission today is pleased to announce the names of organizations awarded Veterans Treatment Court grants by Commissioners in the 2019-2020 funding cycle.

Awarded Organizations

Awards to the following 17 organizations will cover the grant period July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020. More details on these awards will be released in June:

Bell County
Bexar County Felony VTC
Bexar County Misdemeanor VTC
Brazoria County Veterans Court Program
City of Dallas
Collin County
Comal County
Dallas County Community Supervision ...

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2019-2020 FVA Veterans Mental Health Grant Awards Announced

The Texas Veterans Commission today is pleased to announce the names of organizations awarded Veterans Mental Health grants by Commissioners in the 2019-2020 funding cycle.

Awarded Organizations

Awards to the following 26 organizations will cover the grant period July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020. More details on these awards will be released in June:

22Kill
Armstrong Community Music School
Baylor Scott & White Research Institute
Bexar County Commissioners Court
Caritas of Austin
Cenikor Foundation
Center Point Inc.
Collin County
Dallas ...

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2019-2020 FVA Housing 4 Texas Heroes Grant Awards Announced

The Texas Veterans Commission today is pleased to announce the names of organizations awarded Housing 4 Texas Heroes grants by Commissioners in the 2019-2020 funding cycle.

Awarded Organizations

Awards to the following 19 organizations will cover the grant period July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020. More details on these awards will be released in June:

Alamo Area Council of Governments
Central Texas Opportunities, Inc.
City of Fort Worth
Community Action Corporation of South Texas
Easterseals Central Texas
Families In Crisis, ...

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2019-2020 FVA General Assistance Grant Awards Announced

The Texas Veterans Commission today is pleased to announce the names of organizations awarded grants by Commissioners in the 2019-2020 funding cycle.

Awarded Organizations

Awards to the following 37 organizations will cover the grant period July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020. More details on these awards will be released in June:

Big Brothers Big Sisters Lone Star
Bring Everyone In The Zone, Inc.
Burnet County
Caritas of Waco
Catholic Charities of Central Texas
Center Point Inc.
Central Texas Opportunities, Inc.
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FVA Advisory Committee Recommendation Meeting Video Published

The FVA Advisory Committee met on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 to discuss and/or act on recommendations for awards in the 2019-2020 funding cycle. Committee members met in an open public meeting from Austin.

The video of that meeting have been posted here and on TVC’s YouTube channel.

Featured Photo Source: FVA Advisory Committee, All Rights Reserved.

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2019-2020 General Assistance Grant Request For Applications

Published: September 8, 2018
Application Deadline: November 16, 2018, 5:00 PM

The Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) is firmly committed to the principal of fair and equal employment opportunities and the provision of services without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, physical disability, or genetic information.

Table of Contents

I. Purpose and Overview

A. General Assistance Service Categories
B. Priorities
C. Term of this Grant
D. Total Amount Available and Number of Awards
E. Number of FVA Grants
F. Matching ...

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2019-2020 Housing For Texas Heroes Grant Request For Applications

Published: September 8, 2018
Application Deadline: November 16, 2018, 5:00 PM

The Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) is firmly committed to the principal of fair and equal employment opportunities and the provision of services without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, physical disability, or genetic information.

Table of Contents

I. Purpose and Overview

A. Housing For Texas Heroes Service Categories
B. Priorities
C. Term of this Grant
D. Total Amount Available and Number of Awards
E. Number of FVA Grants
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2019-2020 Veterans Mental Health Grant Request For Applications

Published: September 8, 2018
Application Deadline: November 16, 2018, 5:00 PM

The Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) is firmly committed to the principal of fair and equal employment opportunities and the provision of services without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, physical disability, or genetic information.

Table of Contents

I. Purpose and Overview

A. Veterans Mental Health Heroes Service Categories
B. Priorities
C. Term of this Grant
D. Total Amount Available and Number of Awards
E. Number of FVA Grants
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