Announcement of the Award of Single-Source Program Expansion Supplement Grants to Seven Assets for Independence Demonstration Program Grantees, 61002 [2012-24588]

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ACTION: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Community Services (OCS) announces the award of single-source program expansion supplements to seven FY 2012 grantees under the Assets for Independence Demonstration Program. AGENCY: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Community Services (OCS) announces the award of single-source program expansion supplements to seven FY 2012 grantees under the Assets for Independence Demonstration Program (AFI). Grantees will provide an array of supports and services to enable individuals and families with low incomes to become more economically self-sufficient for the long term. A primary feature of each AFI project is that project participants are given access SUMMARY: to special matched savings accounts called Individual Development Accounts (IDA). Participants open an IDA and save earned income in the account regularly with the goal of accumulating savings to acquire an economic asset that will appreciate over time—specifically, to purchase a home, capitalize or expand a business for selfemployment, or attend higher education or training. Grantees also ensure that participants have access to financial literacy education and coaching such as training on money management and consumer issues. Grant recipients must finance the projects with a combination of the federal AFI grant and non-federal cash. The non-federal cash amount must be at least equal to the federal AFI grant amount. Project periods are 04/1/2012– 03/31/2017 and 07/1/2012–06/30/2017. DATES: Al Fleming, Program Manager, Assets for Independence, 370 L’Enfant Promenade SW., Washington, DC 20447. Telephone: 202–401–4977; Email: al.fleming@acf.hhs.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The following AFI grantees will receive single-source program expansion supplement awards: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Grantee organization Grantee location Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma ......................................................................................................... Umpqua Community Development Corporation dba NeighborWorks ........................................... Community and Shelter Assistance Corp. dba CASA of Oregon .................................................. City of Austin .................................................................................................................................. College Opportunity Resources for Education ............................................................................... Juma Ventures ................................................................................................................................ The Midas Collaborative, Inc .......................................................................................................... Durant, OK ......................... Roseburg, OR .................... Sherwood, OR .................... Austin, TX ........................... Philadelphia, PA ................. San Francisco, CA ............. Allston, MA ......................... Statutory Authority: The Assets for Independence Act (AFI) (Title IV of the Community Opportunities, Accountability and Training and Educational Act of 1998, as amended, Pub. L. 105–285, 42 U.S.C. 604 note). Jeannine L. Chaffin, Director, Office of Community Services. [FR Doc. 2012–24588 Filed 10–4–12; 8:45 am] pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4184–26–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Statement of Organization, Functions, and Delegations of Authority Administration for Children and Families, HHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Statement of Organization, Functions, and Delegations of Authority. The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) has reorganized the Office of the Assistant Secretary (OAS) and the Office of Public Affairs (OPA). This reorganization transfers the Freedom of Information SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:25 Oct 04, 2012 Jkt 229001 PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Award $400,000 50,000 184,715 50,000 134,715 74,118 23,423 Act (FOIA) function from the Office of the Assistant Secretary (OAS) to the Office of Public Affairs (OPA). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marrianne McMullen, Director, Office of Public Affairs, 370 L’Enfant Promenade SW., Washington, DC 20447, 202–401– 9216. This notice amends Part K of the Statement of Organization, Functions, and Delegations of Authority of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Administration for Children and Families (ACF) as follows: Chapter KA, Office of the Assistant Secretary (OAS) last amended, 76 FR 72418–72420, November 23, 2011, and Chapter KN, Office of Public Affairs (OPA) last amended, 72 FR 31072– E:\FR\FM\05OCN1.SGM 05OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families

[CFDA Number: 93.602]


Announcement of the Award of Single-Source Program Expansion 
Supplement Grants to Seven Assets for Independence Demonstration 
Program Grantees

AGENCY: Office of Community Services (OCS), ACF, HHS.

ACTION: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of 
Community Services (OCS) announces the award of single-source program 
expansion supplements to seven FY 2012 grantees under the Assets for 
Independence Demonstration Program.

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SUMMARY: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of 
Community Services (OCS) announces the award of single-source program 
expansion supplements to seven FY 2012 grantees under the Assets for 
Independence Demonstration Program (AFI). Grantees will provide an 
array of supports and services to enable individuals and families with 
low incomes to become more economically self-sufficient for the long 
term. A primary feature of each AFI project is that project 
participants are given access to special matched savings accounts 
called Individual Development Accounts (IDA). Participants open an IDA 
and save earned income in the account regularly with the goal of 
accumulating savings to acquire an economic asset that will appreciate 
over time--specifically, to purchase a home, capitalize or expand a 
business for self-employment, or attend higher education or training. 
Grantees also ensure that participants have access to financial 
literacy education and coaching such as training on money management 
and consumer issues. Grant recipients must finance the projects with a 
combination of the federal AFI grant and non-federal cash. The non-
federal cash amount must be at least equal to the federal AFI grant 
amount.

DATES: Project periods are 04/1/2012-03/31/2017 and 07/1/2012-06/30/
2017.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Al Fleming, Program Manager, Assets 
for Independence, 370 L'Enfant Promenade SW., Washington, DC 20447. 
Telephone: 202-401-4977; Email: al.fleming@acf.hhs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following AFI grantees will receive 
single-source program expansion supplement awards:

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            Grantee organization                              Grantee location                        Award
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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma..................  Durant, OK......................................          $400,000
Umpqua Community Development Corporation dba  Roseburg, OR....................................            50,000
 NeighborWorks.
Community and Shelter Assistance Corp. dba    Sherwood, OR....................................           184,715
 CASA of Oregon.
City of Austin..............................  Austin, TX......................................            50,000
College Opportunity Resources for Education.  Philadelphia, PA................................           134,715
Juma Ventures...............................  San Francisco, CA...............................            74,118
The Midas Collaborative, Inc................  Allston, MA.....................................            23,423
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    Statutory Authority: The Assets for Independence Act (AFI) 
(Title IV of the Community Opportunities, Accountability and 
Training and Educational Act of 1998, as amended, Pub. L. 105-285, 
42 U.S.C. 604 note).

Jeannine L. Chaffin,
Director, Office of Community Services.
[FR Doc. 2012-24588 Filed 10-4-12; 8:45 am]
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