MARSHALL, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — The following is press release from the Tracy Andrus Foundation:

The Tracy Andrus Foundation is pleased to announce the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs has approved a Texas Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program award in the amount of $500,000.00 to the Tracy Andrus Foundation.

The funds will provide mortgage assistance for residents in Brewster, Culberson, Fannin, Grayson, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Lubbock and Presidio. Harrison county residents may apply through

Executive Director Tracy Andrus said “We are elated to partner with the Texas Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program to assist citizens that have been affected by COVID-19, as well those who are unemployed or underemployed.” This award will be funded through the Community Development Block Grant and CARES Act (CDBG-CV) Program. The CDBG-CV program is designed to help Texans respond to and recover from the impacts of COVID-19.

For more information or assistance contact the Tracy Andrus Foundation at 903-471-8674, or visit our website at

(Press release from the Tracy Andrus Foundation)