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Rental Assistance for Mississippians Program (RAMP) | Mississippi Home Corporation

State AgencyMississippi Home Corporation
Program NameRental Assistance for Mississippians Program (RAMP)
Program Description

A new program established to provide financial relief for renters who have experienced a loss of income resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Program StatusAccepting Applicants
Eligibility Criteria

• Must have been laid off or have a household income at or below 50 percent of AMI; or experiencing homelessness or currently receiving homeless assistance.

Eligible Activities
  • Rent
  • Rent arrearages
Eligible Activities, if other, details:

Housing stability case management

Direct Recipient of Assistance
  • Landlord
Administration StructureMHC in partnership with MUTETH, Inc., Central MS Continuum of Care, and the Open Doors Homeless Coalition to administer the program.
Maximum Length of Assistance

Coming Soon

Maximum Assistance Available Per Household

Coming Soon

Household Contribution Requirements30% Monthly Gross Income
Funding Source
  • ESG-CV (CARES Act)
Total Funding Amount of Program$8,000,000.00
Date of Entry or Changes09/24/2020

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