Job Opportunities for Low-Income Individuals (JOLI) is a federal grant program funding nonprofit organizations that address the economic needs of low-income individuals and families through the creation of sustainable business development and employment opportunities.
JOLI’s programs create employment opportunities that lead to increased self-sufficiency for low-income individuals and their families. Such programs have a widespread impact on communities, including:
Our programs fund projects that:
JOLI programs also provide technical and financial assistance for economic development activities. Private, nonprofit organizations are eligible for 36-month, non-construction project grants under the JOLI program.
Job Opportunities for Low-Income Individuals Program
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Administration for Children and Families
Office of Community Services
370 L'Enfant Promenade, S.W.
Washington, DC 20447