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Community Services Block Grant (CSBG)
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Program Year 2017 Income Limits for CSBG
(Effective January 24, 2017)
Persons in Family/Household 100% of Federal Poverty Guidelines 125% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
1 $12,060 $15,075
2 $16,240 $20,300
3 $20,420 $25,525
4 $24,600 $30,750
5 $28,780 $35,975
6 $32,960 $41,200
7 $37,140 $46,425
8 $41,320 $51,650
Families with more than 8 persons Add $4,180 for each additional person Add $5,225 for each additional person

For CSBG PY 2017, beginning January 24, 2017, eligibility for CSBG will remain at 125% of Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.

SOURCE: Federal Register, Document Number 2017-01586, Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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