The Centers for Faith and Opportunity Initiative at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has compiled these resources to keep faith-based and community organizations informed of key updates.

Grant Resources

The U.S. Department of Labor provides grants on topics ranging from assisting to human trafficking victims, helping drug addicts break the cycle of addiction, providing education to the underserved, assisting prisoners to reenter the workforce, helping homeless veterans secure jobs and housing, and more. The links below will help faith-based and community organizations understand the grants process at DOL and find Funding Opportunity Announcements.

Religious Liberty Resources

White House

  • Executive Order 13798, "Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty," signed by President Donald J. Trump on May 4, 2017
    The order reaffirms religious liberty as the nation's first freedom and government's obligation to respect man's natural right to practice his faith as he sees fit. The order also directed the Attorney General to deliver guidance to all federal agencies on how best to enforce religious liberty protections in federal law.
  • January 15, 2019, Presidential Proclamation on Religious Freedom Day, 2019
    President Trump declared January 16 of each year Religious Freedom Day.

U.S. Department of Labor

U.S. Department of Justice