Federal & Foundation Assistance Monitor

Puerto Rico

(ENVIRONMENT) Nat'l Fish & Wildlife Foundation

Private Funder: Nat'l Fish & Wildlife Foundation (NFWF); Opportunity: Coral Reef Conservation Fund (CRCF); Funding Focus: Environment; Geographic Focus: Multistate (Florida, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, American Samoa & Guam); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: A majority of awar...

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(INFRASTRUCTURE) PR Gets $72M from Stimulus for Water Projects

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awards nearly $72 million in stimulus dollars to Puerto Rico. The money will help the commonwealth and local governments finance overdue improvements to wastewater and drinking water systems.

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(TAX CREDITS) HUD OKs $1B for State Housing Agencies

HUD approves plans to produce thousands of affordable housing units by 26 state housing agencies using a tax credit mechanism created in the most recent economic stimulus package.

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