San Luis Valley Community Action Agency

CARES Act Funding Application

The San Luis Valley Community Action Agency has been awarded funding through the CARES ACT in response to the outbreak of COVID-19. The Funding is targeted for use in Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Mineral, Rio Grande, and Saguache counties in the form of reimbursement for organizations who are serving individuals or families up to 200% of the poverty level. Proper backup-documentation will be required.  The funds request needs to be in line with the SLVCAA Mission and Vision:

To create partnerships with non-profit organization and local governments to foster stronger communications resulting in better use of resources; and to provide support to non-profit organizations and local governments whose missions are to assist and empower low-income and at-risk persons living in the San Luis Valley.

Application Deadline is July 15, 2020

To apply, please click on the link below to download an application. (The application is a fillable PDF that can be completed on your computer and saved to be emailed or printed for mailing.)

CARES Act Funding Application

Fill it out and return it by email to towsley@slvdrg.org

Or by mail to:

San Luis Valley Community Action Agency

ATTN: Tonya Owsley

PO Box 300

610 State Ave., Ste. 200

Alamosa, CO 81101

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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