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File #: 18-0637 CRA    Version: 1 Name:
Type: CRA Funding Assistance Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 8/17/2020 In control: Community Redevelopment Agency
On agenda: 8/25/2020 Final action:
Title: FY 2020-2021 CRA A-GUIDE FUNDING REQUEST - DELRAY BEACH COMMUNITY LAND TRUST
Attachments: 1. Agenda Cover Report, 2. Exhibit A - A-GUIDE FY2020-2021 Committee Evaluation Form CLT, 3. Exhibit B - A-GUIDE FY 2020-2021 GoalsOutcome Report CLT, 4. Exhibit C - A-GUIDE FY2020-2021 Combined Budget & Narrative CLT, 5. Exhibit D - PowerPoint Slides CLT
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TO: CRA Board of Commissioners
FROM: Alexina Jeannite, Grant Manager
THROUGH: Renée A. Jadusingh, CRA Executive Director
DATE: August 25, 2020

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FY 2020-2021 CRA A-GUIDE FUNDING REQUEST - DELRAY BEACH COMMUNITY LAND TRUST

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Recommended Action:
Recommendation
Direct staff to include funding for the Delray Beach Community Land Trust (DBCLT) in the CRA’s FY 2020-2021 Budget in the amount of $229,615.

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Background:
DBCLT applied for CRA A-G.U.I.D.E.: Achieving Goals Using Impact Driven Evaluation Funding for FY 2020-2021 under the category of Affordable Housing. Funding is requested for one program (Program “A”), which is the DBCLT’s Affordable Housing Program. The specifics of the DBCLT’s request are summarized below.

Current Funding Request Amount: $229,615
Organization Total Budget: $902,500
CRA Funds - Percentage of Budget: 25%
FY2019-2020 Funding $273,695

This year’s Funding Evaluation Committee consisted of CRA Executive Director, Renee Jadusingh, Finance and Operations Director, Lori Hayward, and Arts Warehouse Manager, Grace Gdaniec. The Committee rated the application package based on the established A-GUIDE criteria. Criteria used in review of the application were grouped into six categories weighted to total 100% as follows:

Organization Capacity 20%
Need for Project/Program 20%
Project/Program Description 10%
Logic Model 20%
Evaluation Plan 10%
Budget & Sustainability 20%

The Application Evaluation Form has six categories and the majority of the items are rated on a scale of 1 to 5 (worst to best possible response) with the exception of two items: Organizational Capacity - Demonstrated experience/success with similar programs/project rated on a scale of 1 to 15 (worst to best possible response); and Logic Model/Projected Results - Stated program/project goal clear and relevant to CRA Overall Need rated on a scale of 1 to 10 (worst to best possible response).

Please review the attached Application...

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