City of Miami to Distribute Next Round of Emergency Employment Equity Fund – NBC 6 South Florida

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City of Miami to Distribute Next Round of Emergency Employment Equity Fund - NBC 6 South Florida

“This program has allowed us to stabilize a large number of local households that were hit hard by the pandemic, including those who suffered job loss or were on the verge of eviction,” said Miami Mayor Francis Suarez.

Those who qualify including renters in the city, those who have experienced financial hardship due to the pandemic, have a family member at risk of homelessness and have a household income that is 80 percent of the Area Median Income or lower.

For more information and to apply, click on this link or call 305-330-1508.

Story Highlights

  • The city issued $12.7 million in assistance to nearly 1,300 families during the first round who have suffered financial hardships during the COVID-19 pandemic since the program started in late March.

  • A total of over $22.7 million in funding is available in the second round.