Crosswalk: CSBG and Head Start Standards

Crosswalk: CSBG and Head Start Standards

This crosswalk shows the connections between the CSBG Organizational Standards, published in Information Memorandum (IM) 138, and the Head Start Program Performance Standards, located at 45 C.F.R. Parts 1301 through 1305. It highlights ways that the board and staff...
CSBG Property Issues

CSBG Property Issues

This Q+A resource addresses frequently asked questions and commonly faced issues associated with the Community Service Block Grant (CSBG) prohibition against using CSBG funds to acquire, construct, or permanently improve facilities. It is important to note that the...
Sample Subrecipient Pre-Award Risk Assessment Tool

Sample Subrecipient Pre-Award Risk Assessment Tool

CAPLAW’s Sample Pre-Award Risk Assessment Tool helps a CAA conduct the required pre-award risk assessment prior to subawarding federal funds. The tool also describes the differences between a subcontractor and subrecipient relationship under the Uniform...
Sample Subaward Agreement

Sample Subaward Agreement

CAPLAW’s Sample Subaward Agreement provides a template for CAAs and other Community Action network organizations to use as a starting point when seeking to subaward federal funds to partner organizations. The sample agreement also serves as a checklist of the...
CSBG Organizational Standards Resources Guide

CSBG Organizational Standards Resources Guide

CSBG Organizational Standards This webpage links resources developed by CAPLAW to specific Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Organizational Standards to help Community Action Agencies (CAAs) in their compliance efforts. For some Standards that we regularly receive...