Bois Forte Emergency Rental Assistance EXTENDED Round 2 Do you owe or are you behind in your rent or rental utility payments from 03/13/2020? Please be aware that there is a 15-month limit on assistance you can use. According to the U.S. Treasury Department Guidance for this Emergency Rental Assistance program. *BOIS FORTE HAS UPDATED THE ELIGIBILITY FOR THIS PROGRAM*
The Applicant must be a Band member or a Bois Forte descendant, live in a household that includes one (1) or more persons who are Band members or Bois Forte descendants, or be a part-time or full-time employee of the Bois Forte Tribal Government or a Bois Forte enterprise. For purposes of eligibility, a “Bois Forte descendant” means a first- or second-generation lineal descendant of an enrolled member of Bois Forte. Are your arrears/expenses due to being unemployed, illness or as a result of the COVID-19 PANDEMIC? (Emergency Rental Assistance) can assist your household on just this one application: Rent payments, Rental arrears, Utility costs such as Electricity, Heat, Water and sewer and arrears related to renting and internet services. https://portal.laserfiche.com/u7744/forms/ERA FUNDS WILL BE PAID DIRECTLY TO THE VENDOR OR UTILITY COMPANY The application EXTENDED deadline is December 11, 2022, AT 11:59PM, No applications will be accepted after this date. An application submission is not a guarantee of payment AND are subject to approval and availability of funding.
Please contact Theresa M. Morrison by phone at 218-757-3261 ext. 1165 or you can apply online at boisforte.com under COVID-19 program and applications