Project Description: This project will consist of researched methods and education for each home and public building occupancies to use, to protect their health and safety from harmful mold and pollutants in their indoor air environment. Once the assessment is completed, conducted on each participating home and business, some research has been done on funding sources for a mold cleanup in necessary.
People/Organizations responsible for completing these steps:
Ekwok Village Council, Ekwok Environmental Department, ANTHC
Timeline: October 1, 2021 to September 30, 2022
Funding Partners: Indian General Assistance Program, Indian Community Development Block Grant (HUD), USDA, BIA, Administration for Native Americans (SEDS program)
- Lives impacted: 115
- 38 homes and about 12 businesses free from mold infestation
- Satisfaction Survey of residents
Key Project Contact:
Name: Lorraine King
Title: Environmental Coordinator
Organization: Ekwok Village Council
Questions about the CEDS?
Contact Kristina Andrew
Economic Development Program ManagerkRandrew@bbna.com