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- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More









- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More









- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More









- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More









- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More









- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More









- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More









- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More









- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More









- Emergency Food and Shelter Program Office Closure (as of October 1, 2021)... More

- IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – IMMINENT LOSS OF FUNDING (as of 8.31.2021)... More

- Communicating with EFSP Office Reminder (as of November 13, 2020)... More

- DUNS Numbers and Associated Information Reminder (as of August 24, 2020)... More










EFSP
The Emergency Food and Shelter Program was established on March 24, 1983, with the signing of the "Jobs Stimulus Bill," Public Law 98-8. That legislation created a National Board, chaired by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) that consisted of representatives of the American Red Cross, Catholic Charities USA, The Jewish Federations of North America, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA, The Salvation Army and United Way Worldwide.

The EFSP was authorized under the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act (P.L. 100-77 signed into law on July 24, 1987, since renamed the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act and subsequently reauthorized under P.L. 100-628, signed into law on November 7, 1988). Since 1983, in its 39-year history, the EFSP will have distributed $5.67 billion to over 14,000 human service agencies in more than 2,500 communities across the country through this collaborative effort between the private and public sectors...More