On July 28th, 2020, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded the Housing Authority of the Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma a Block  CARES Grant for Imminent Threat Funding.  The project will provide new housing construction of elder duplexes to reduce housing overcrowding and help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in central Oklahoma.  An emergency that constitutes an imminent threat to health, safety, and life.  Two and a half duplexes will allow at least 5-10 aging tribal members a place to live and apart from overcrowded conditions.  

For more information visit https://www.hud.gov/press/press_releases_media_advisories/HUD_No_20_135