Emergency, Food, & Shelter Program Application

The Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) was created by Congress in 1983 to help meet the needs of hungry and homeless people. A local board of agencies work together to disperse these funds to our community. United Way of Central Louisiana currently serves as the Central Louisiana EFSP board chair.


Current Phase: 40

Application Due: September 13, 2023

Spend Date: December 31, 2023



EFSP is currently closed. 




For questions or concerns, please contact Michelle Purl by e-mail at michelle@uwcl.org.