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Pritzker Administration Announces $309 Million Assistance Program for Illinois Homeowners Impacted by COVID-19

Homeowners can apply for up to $30,000 in assistance at starting April 11

Required Documents for the IL Homeowner’s Assistance Fund Grant.

This is the link and required documents for the IL Homeowner’s Assistance Fund grant. This grant is up to $30,000 in assistance to help bring past due mortgages current, pay delinquent taxes for properties up for the tax sale along with a few other scenarios. Starting Monday, April 11th the application portal will open to take applications and will close on May 31st. NHS Chicago is a delegate agency help residents apply and providing the required homeownership counseling. Homeowners can visit to learn more.

City of Chicago Opens CityArts Program Grants Applications (attachment)

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events are pleased to announce that applications are now open for the 2020 CityArts Program, offering grants to nonprofits arts and culture organizations of all sizes. 

Complete eligibility criteria and applications are available at and must be received by February 28, 2020, at 5pm CST in order to be considered.