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FFY 2009 State of Mississippi ORR Funded Programs

Published: May 21, 2012

Division of Refugee Assistance CMA and Formula Grants

Service Providers Cash and Medical Assistance Refugee Social Services Program Targeted Assistance Program TOTAL
Mississippi Department of Human Services $725,000.00 $0.00 $0.00 $725,000.00
Catholic Social and Community Services Inc. $0.00 $74,999.99 $0.00 $74,999.99
Catholic Charities of Jackson $0.00 $1,316,746.00 $0.00 $1,316,746.00
TOTAL $725,000.00 $1,391,745.99 $0.00 $2,116,745.99


Voluntary Agency Matching Grant Program PY 2010: The Matching Grant (MG) Program helps selected enrollees attain economic self-sufficiency through the provision of comprehensive case management and services leading to employment within 120 to 180 days after the date of eligibility for the program. Self-sufficiency must be achieved without accessing public cash assistance. In program year 2010, ORR has awarded Matching Grant cooperative agreements to 9 voluntary agencies (Volags) who in turn operate the program through their national networks. ORR awards $2 for every $1 raised by the agency up to a maximum of $2,200 in Federal funds per enrollee. Note that while federal and match funds are calculated on a per capita or client basis, the actual spending of such funds is not per capita based.