Notice of SHIP Funding Availability

Manatee County anticipates receiving $1,312,301.00 in State Housing Initiative Partnership (SHIP) funds for FY 2017-2018. A minimum of 20% of the total allocation will be set aside to serve persons with special needs as defined in s. 420.0004, Florida Statutes. Units assisted with SHIP funding must be located within unincorporated Manatee County and/or the City of Palmetto. The City of Bradenton administers a separate program.