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

Request for Applications: 2020-21 Veterans Treatment Court Grant

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The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance (FVA or “Fund”) was created in the 79th Legislature, and codified in the Texas Government Code § 434.017, Fund for Veterans’ Assistance and the Texas Administrative Code § 460, Fund for Veterans’ Assistance Program.  The 83rd Legislature established the Veterans Treatment Court (then called Veterans Court) as defined in Title 2. Subtitle K. Chapter 124 of the Texas Government Code.  During ...

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Request for Applications: 2020-21 Veterans Mental Health Grant

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The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance (FVA or “Fund”) was created in the 79th Legislature, and codified in the Texas Government Code § 434.017, Fund for Veterans’ Assistance and the Texas Administrative Code § 460, Fund for Veterans Assistance Program.  The Fund is composed of money deposited under Government Code §§ 466.027 and 466.408 for proceeds from a Texas Lottery Commission Veterans’ Assistance game, Texas Transportation Code ...

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Request for Applications: 2020-21 Housing for Texas Heroes Grant

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The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance (FVA or “Fund”) was created in the 79th Legislature, and codified in the Texas Government Code § 434.017, Fund for Veterans’ Assistance and the Texas Administrative Code § 460, Fund for Veterans’ Assistance Program. The Housing for Texas Heroes (H4TXH) grant program was established in 2011 during the 82nd Legislative Session.  During the Regular Session of the 85th Legislature, the TVC ...

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Request for Applications: 2020-21 General Assistance Grant

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The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance (FVA or “Fund”) was created in the 79th Legislature, and codified in the Texas Government Code § 434.017, Fund for Veterans’ Assistance and the Texas Administrative Code § 460, Fund for Veterans’ Assistance Program.  The Fund is composed of money deposited under Government Code §§ 466.027 and 466.408 for proceeds from a Texas Lottery Commission Veterans’ Assistance game, Texas Transportation Code ...

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2019 Grant Policies Published (Application & Award, and Expenditure Supporting Documents)

The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance staff has published Grant Application and Award Policies (“Policies”) and the Expenditure Supporting Document Policy (“SDP”) to support awarded grantees in the 2019-2020 grant year. The Tables of Contents for both documents are reproduced below.

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Grant Application and Award Policies (GA&AP)

  1. Application Phase
    1. Application Timeline
    2. GovGrants
      1. One Account
      2. Registration
      3. Password ...
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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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