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Community Development/Infrastructure Resource Table

Program Level Agency Services Eligibility Type of Assistance Contact
Emergency Loan Assistance Federal USDA Repair, replace, and restore damaged or destroyed farm property. Family farmers, ranchers, and aquaculture operators. Direct Loans Texas Farm Service Agency
(979) 680-5150.
Emergency Conservation Program Federal USDA Rehabilitate farmlands. Any agricultural producer who bears a part of the cost of an approved conservation practice. Direct Payments for Specified Use Texas Farm Service Agency
(979) 680-5150.
Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Federal USDA Crop loss assistance. Producers of commercial crops for which the catastrophic risk protection level of crop insurance is not available. Direct Payments for Specified Use Texas Farm Service Agency
(979) 680-5150.
Disaster Reserve Assistance Federal USDA Livestock assistance. Livestock owners who have losses due to natural disasters. Direct Payments for Specified Use Texas Farm Service Agency
(979) 680-5150.
Farm Operating Loans Federal USDA Provides funds to purchase livestock, farm equipment, and pay debts and taxes. Operators of family farms. Direct Loans Texas Farm Service Agency
(979) 680-5150.
Farm Storage Facility Loans Federal USDA Purchase, remodel, and build new storage structures, handling, and drying equipment. Landowner, landlord, operator, producer, tenant, leaseholder, or sharecropper. Direct Loans Texas Farm Service Agency
(979) 680-5150.
Farm Ownership Loans Federal USDA Buy or improve family farms, water facilities, buildings, and dwellings. Farmers, ranchers, and aquaculture operators. Direct Loans Texas Farm Service Agency
(979) 680-5150.
Economic Injury Disaster Loans Federal SBA Provides working capital. Small businesses. Direct Loans Small Business Administration
(800) 659-2955.
Physical Disaster Loans Federal SBA Repair or replace disaster-damaged property. Businesses and nonprofits. Direct Loans Small Business Administration
(800) 659-2955.
Business and Industry Loans Federal USDA Purchasing and development of land and equipment. Cooperatives, corporations, partnerships, trusts, Indian tribes, and political subdivisions of the state. Direct Loans Texas USDA Rural Development State Office
(254) 742-9700.
Rural Business Enterprise Grants Federal USDA Purchasing and development of land, easements, buildings, and facilities. Cooperatives, corporations, partnerships, trusts, Indian tribes, and political subdivisions of the state. Project Grants Texas USDA Rural Development State Office(254) 720-1400.
Small Business Loans Federal SBA Management, technical, and financial assistance. Small businesses. Guaranteed/Insured Loans Small Business Administration
(713) 773-6500.
Certified Development Company Loans Federal SBA Small business concerns. Nonprofit Certified Development Companies. Guaranteed/Insured Loans Small Business Administration
(713) 773-6500.
Microloan Program Federal SBA Small business concerns. Intermediary lenders. Formula Grants and Direct Loans Small Business Administration
(713) 773-6500.
Community Block Grants/States Program Federal HUD Housing and economic opportunities. Low income individuals. Formula Grants Housing and Urban Development
(202) 708-1322.
Rural Economic Development Loans and Grants Federal USDA Promote rural economic development and job creation. Rural Utilities Service and Rural Telephone Banks. Direct Loans and Project Grants U.S. Department of Agriculture
(254) 742-9700.
Community Facilities Loans and Grants Federal USDA Construct, enlarge, or improve community facilities. Political subdivisions, corporations, and Indian tribes. Guaranteed/Insured Loans, Direct Loans, and Project Grants U.S. Department of Agriculture
(254) 742-9700.
Grants for Public Works and Economic Development Facilities Federal USDA Acquisition, rehabilitation, design, and engineering, or improvement of public land or facilities. States, city, counties, and other political subdivisions. Project Grants U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
(512) 381-8144.
Bank Enterprise Award Program Federal Treasury Increase lending and investment in distressed communities. Insured depository institutions. Project Grants U.S. Department of Treasury
(202) 622-6355.
Intermediary Relending Program Federal USDA Community development and business facilities. Non-profits, state or local governments, and Indian tribes. Direct Loans U.S. Department of Agriculture
(202) 690-4100.
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