3rd Party Partners
The City of Toledo (COT), Department of Neighborhoods (DON) funds with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) dollars various agencies that can assist the COT/DON meet the National Objectives set by U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). These Agencies, known as Third-Party Partners, undertake activities that assist the COT/DON with providing suitable living conditions, affordable housing and job creation. The activities must address the U. S. HUD National Objectives of (a) benefitting low/moderate income individuals or families, (b) eliminating slum & blight conditions and/or (c) meeting an urgent-emergency need.
The Ability Center of Greater Toledo
Activity: Provide home modification services to low- income individuals with disabilities.
Activitiy: Provide bilingual homeownership education and counseling services.
Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Inc.
Activity: Prepare and encourage youth to explore educational opportunities and careers in the arts.
Believe Center, Inc.
Activity: Provide academic tutoring, sports, and recreational opportunities to low- and moderate-income youth.
East Toledo Family Center
Activity: Provide senior home improvement and youth enrichment programs.
The Fair Housing Center
Activity: Ensure that residents shall have housing choices through enforcement, education, and further development of the Analysis of Impediments..
Frederick Douglass Community Association
Activity: Provide quality summer programming and school year support services to youth.
The Friendly Center
Activity: Provide afterschool and weekend program activities for low- to moderate-income youth.
Friendship New Vision, Inc.
Activity: Improve the quality of housing stock through owner-occupied rehabilitation.
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Grace Community Center
Activity: Provide academic, cultural, and recreational summer activities for youth.
Helping Hands of St. Louis
Activity: Provide groceries to low- and moderate-income persons.
Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc.
Activity: Provide legal services to low- and moderate-income persons.
Lucas County Regional Health District
Activity: Reduce the number of sites with rodent infestation and resolve rodent complaints directly related to code enforcement.
MLK Kitchen for the Poor
Activity: Provide supplemental food boxes to low- and moderate-income persons.
Maumee Valley Habitat for Humanity
Activity: Improve the quality of housing stock through owner-occupied repairs.
Activity: Provide quality healthcare and preventative healthcare services to low- and moderate-income persons.
NeighborWorks Toledo Region
Activity: Improve the quality of housing stock through owner-occupied rehabilitation, provide technical assistance to commercial businesses and provide foreclosure education and/or counseling to low- and moderate-income homeowners.
Northwest Ohio Development Agency
Activity: Provide foreclosure prevention education and housing counseling assistance to low- and moderate-income homeowners.
Activity: Provide emergency repairs to very low to low-income homeowners, including seniors and the disabled.
Preferred Properties, Inc.
Activity: Complete accessibility modifications and rehabilitation of homes occupied by very low and low-income persons with developmental disabilities.
Sofia Quintero Art & Culture Center, Inc.
Activity: Provide life skills development and engage youth in transforming vacant lots into community gardens.
Toledo Botanical Garden (Toledo GROWs)
Activity: Provide resources, education, and ongoing support to persons in targeted neighborhoods to convert blighted/vacant lots into productive community gardens.
Toledo Community Development Corporation
Activity: Provide access to sustainability and locally grown produce for low- and moderate-income residents.
Toledo Seagate Foodbank
Activity: Provide balanced, nutritional food baskets to low- and moderate-income persons.
United North Corporation
Activity: Maintain decent housing opportunities through the renovation of NorthRiver Homes, provide technical assistance to commercial businesses, create vital sustainable neighborhoods through financial education, create vital sustainable neighborhoods through educaiton enrichment and life-skill programs for pre-school youth and create affordable housing to moderate-income households through the construction of new homes.
UpTown Association, Inc.
Activity: Create vital and sustainable neighborhoods with mixed-use districts through technical assistance for commercial businesses.