HUD selects ICF to support community development programs
August 1, 2022
The company will build community capacity and resilience
FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded global consulting and digital services provider ICF (NASDAQ: ICFI) several new cooperative agreements to support its Community Compass and National Homelessness Data Analysis Project Programs. The combined deals are worth millions of dollars and run for three years.
ICF will provide capacity building, training, data analysis, and technical assistance to cities, counties, states, and local nonprofit organizations to implement effective community development programs and secure stable housing. The company will also continue to operate HUD Exchange, a web-based platform for partners in the HUD community to access resources and support to help them implement programs. In addition, ICF will continue to provide capacity building assistance to recipients of Community Development Block Grants for Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) to support their disaster recovery and mitigation programs.
“For more than three decades, ICF has provided HUD community partners with the help they need to support critical programs and initiatives that have a real impact on ending homelessness, providing safe housing and affordable, building community resilience to disasters, and more,” said Mark Lee, ICF Executive Vice President and Head of Public Sector. “We look forward to continuing to support these communities through innovation and improved resources and data that will enable them to better accomplish their missions.”
ICF supports capacity-building programs for low-income and marginalized populations by empowering states, localities, and nonprofits to build inclusive and resilient communities. The company’s data-driven and solution-driven strategies enable communities to identify and prioritize their needs, allocate resources and develop policies in ways that create equitable and sustainable programs.
ICF is a global consulting services company with approximately 8,000 full-time and part-time employees, but we’re not your typical consultants. At ICF, business analysts and policy specialists work alongside digital strategists, data scientists and creatives. We combine unparalleled industry expertise with industry-leading engagement capabilities to help organizations solve their most complex challenges. Since 1969, public and private sector clients have worked with ICF to face change and shape the future. Learn more about icf.com.
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