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Programs That Support Community-based Organizations

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Date Published
May 2023
3 pages
Publication Series

This document provides a listing of 11 Bureau of Justice Assistance programs that support community-based organizations, including descriptive paragraphs and links to relevant websites.


This document provides a series of brief descriptions of Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) programs that have the purpose of supporting community-based organizations through funding, training and technical assistance (TTA), and other methods. Each program listed includes a brief scope note and links to relevant websites. The programs listed include: Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation; Community-based Approaches to Prevent and Address Hate Crimes Program; Community-based Violence and Prevention Initiative; Community Courts Initiative; National Training and Technical Assistance Center; Emmett Till Cold Case Investigations Initiative; Project Safe Neighborhoods; Encouraging Innovation—Field Initiated Program; Second Chance Act—Community-based Reentry Program; Second Chance Act—Community Reentry Incubator Initiative; and the Second Chance Act—Reentry Evaluation Support Initiative.

Date Published: May 1, 2023