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City of Socorro Community Initiative nonprofit
Learn about the CSCI – A nonprofit organization supporting History, Arts & Culture, and Wellness in Socorro
341 N. Moon Rd.
Socorro, TX 79927
Grants & Special Projects Department
The primary function of the Grants & Special Projects Department (GSPD) is to assist City Departments and the City’s non-profit partner organization in meeting our City’s Mission and Vision to better serve the residents of Socorro, Texas.
The GSPD fosters development and collaboration between the Local Government, Community and Business Sectors in Socorro, Texas via the following department goals:
- Local Government project development and funding support
- Economic Development program development and support
- Non-profit sector development and support
The Grants & Special Projects Department (GSPD) also provides support for a number of Special Projects, including:
- Economic Development and Economic Recovery Initiatives
- Grant funding and administration for TxDOT and EPMPO Transportation Projects
- Support for the City of Socorro Community Initiative (CSCI) nonprofit organization
- MS4 Stormwater Management Program Administrative Support
- Outreach at Community Events – Check out upcoming community events here
Assistance Programs for Socorro Community Members
Housing assistance (rental & mortgage assistance, home rehabilitation)
Utility Bill Assistance Providers
- Project Bravo Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) – (915) 562-4100
- El Paso County General Assistance – (915) 546-8150
Health and Mental Health Providers and Assistance Programs
Grants for Individuals and Businesses
The GSPD does not provide direct grant writing assistance to individuals and businesses but does share new upcoming grant opportunities and programs for individuals and businesses on this page. Click on the links below to learn more about each grant opportunity and check back monthly for updates.
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CSCI Social Media
Follow the CSCI nonprofit’s social media accounts to learn more about local Arts, History, and Wellness news, events, volunteer opportunities, and more!