Cobb offers assistance to nonprofits seeking grant money

Cobb Community Development Block Grant staff will host informational workshops for organizations seeking grant funding through federal and state grant programs in the county.

The workshops are intended for organizations not currently funded through the CDGB Program Office.

Participants will learn the basics about the Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership, Emergency Solutions Grant, Community Services Block Grant, Justice Assistance Grant and Emergency Food and Shelter Program.

The workshops will be held:

  • 2 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Ron Anderson Recreation Center, 3820 Macedonia Road, Powder Springs.
  • 2 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Aline Wolfe Adult Recreation Center, 884 Church St., Smyrna.
  • 11 a.m. Oct. 27 at the Switzer Central Library, 266 Roswell St., Marietta.
  • 1 p.m. Nov. 11 at the Mountain View Community Center, 3400 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta.

Information: Priscilla Parton at 770-528-1455 or