Kansas Community Action Program http://kmuw.org en Kansas Housing Agencies Receive $1.2M To Help Renters http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-housing-agencies-receive-12m-help-renters <p>Ten nonprofit groups and public housing agencies in Kansas have been awarded $1.2 million to help renters find affordable housing.</p><p>The Kansas Housing Resources Corporation announced the grants Wednesday.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">They say the funds can be used on subsidies for renters or to help them pay utilities and security deposits.&nbsp;</span></p><p>The award money comes from the federal government but the grants are administered by the state's housing corporation, an independent agency with a board appointed by the governor.</p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 11:59:44 +0000 Associated Press 12351 at http://kmuw.org Kansas Housing Agencies Receive $1.2M To Help Renters