San Luis Valley Community Action Agency

2021-2023 Community Services Block Grant Program

The San Luis Valley Community Action Agency is currently accepting Request for Proposals from 501(c) 3 non-profit organizations and governmental agencies for projects within the six counties of the San Luis Valley that will provide support for service programs that have a measurable and potentially significant impact on the causes and effects of poverty.
The CSBG program is funded through the Colorado Department of Local Affairs from a grant with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and funds are limited to assisting individuals/families whose income does not exceed 125% of poverty level. Deadline for submission is Thursday, December 10, 2020, at 5:00 p.m.

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Our Mission Statement

The mission of the San Luis Valley Development Resources Group is to promote and facilitate Economic and Community Development Programs which will create jobs, Improve Income and maintain the quality of life in the San Luis Valley. We are investing in ourselves.
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SLV Business Loan Fund

The San Luis Valley Business Loan Fund provides financing for business expansion, retention, and start-ups. Businesses must be able to provide or retain permanent full time equivalent jobs, filling 60% of the positions with low-moderate income persons.  We are a gap financer and encourage bank participation.  We do not compete with or replace local lending institutions.
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Our Region

The San Luis Valley is “Colorado Genuine” surrounded by majestic mountain ranges cradling the state’s most fertile valley at the headwaters of the historic Rio Grande — a spiritual center of indigenous populations enhanced by a rich Hispano legacy; that today embraces a natural diversity of the essence of Colorado.
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