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FY 2015 McKinney Campaign Launches!

March 12, 2014 FY 2015 McKinney Campaign Launch Last week, the Administration released its fiscal year (FY) 2015 Budget Proposal, which included $2.405 billion for HUD's McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Grants - a 14 percent increase over the final FY 2014 funding level! This is great news, and a testament to the efficacy of our efforts to prevent and end homelessness in our communities. While this is a fantastic first step, the President's Budget Proposal is not law, but is meant to guide Congress as it works through the federal funding process. This year, more than ever, we need YOUR help to make this proposal a reality! With a very limited federal budget this year, we need to work to make sure McKinney receives an increase so we can continue and expand the terrific work we're doing! The President's Budget Proposal traditionally marks the beginning o