Experienced Professionals Working Together to Serve Communities

The Servium Group, Inc.

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About Us

The Servium Group, Inc. (Servium), is a 100% woman/minority-owned business. We specialize in providing state and local governments with professional planning/application preparation and grant administration services in the areas of disaster recovery, housing rehabilitation, economic development, infrastructure, neighborhood revitalization, and funding strategies.

The Servium Team members have assisted more than 90 governments with carrying out more than $6 billion in various community and economic development programs such as:

  • Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR)
  • Community Development Block Grant Entitlement
  • Florida Small Cities Community Development Block Grant (Housing, Commercial, Neighborhood Revitalization, and Economic Development)
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public and Individual Assistance
  • Economic Development Administration Public Works Grants
  • Neighborhood Stabilization Program
  • Rural Development Grant/Loan Programs

We have assisted various municipalities with leveraging the resources of the programs above with a host of other programs designed to assist communities with disaster recovery, community, and economic development efforts.

Our professionals possess more than 100 years of community development and economic development experience in managing projects. Their managing experience range from housing rehabilitation to mainstream infrastructure development projects including wastewater treatment plants.

With this level of technical expertise in our arsenal of competencies, our team is capable of undertaking many challenging community development initiatives and has a performance record that echoes its success.

Our Edge

With housing, community, and economic development as our core focus, the Servium Team is positioned to provide the best services to governments and other organizations tailored specifically to suit their needs. Customizing products and services has been critical to our success as a premier consulting firm; we possess the versatility and expertise to craft solutions that satisfy the demands of our clients.

One of our strengths lies in our ability to dissect and interpret federal and state rules and regulations. This strength allows the Servium Team to effectively execute on the ground and employ strategies to address any recovery, community, and economic development needs facing communities.

Our Track Record

With our vast experience with the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) regulatory framework and other Housing and Urban Development (HUD) programs, our team has been at the forefront of providing planning, application preparation, project design, grant administration, project management, implementation, and construction management services to all levels of government.

Our team has built a reputation for effectively working with and implementing CDBG and other state and federal grant programs to meet rigorous timetables while working with clients to guarantee compliance in all aspects of grant administration.

Based on a proven track record of success in grant administration and project development, the Servium Team offers direct experience in assisting governmental entities in the following areas:

  • Grant Planning and Application Preparation Services
  • Project Development and Planning
  • Grant Administration and Project Management
  • Disaster Recovery Program Services
  • Uniform Relocation Act Implementation and Compliance
  • Economic Development (Creating Public/Private Partnerships)
  • Community Outreach and Stakeholder Coordination
  • Technical Assistance and Training
  • Fair Housing Training Activities
  • Compliance and Monitoring Services
  • Davis-Bacon Labor Standards
  • Financial Oversight

  • Construction Contract Administration Services
  • Construction Management Inspection Services
  • Duplication of Benefits
  • Applicant Intake and Eligibility
  • Action Plan Development
  • Five-Year Consolidated Plan Development
  • Environment Review Oversight
  • Policies and Procedures Development
  • Reporting (i.e., Section 3, W/MBE, HUD 2880, Quarterly Progress Reports)
  • Housing Development and Rehabilitation Services
  • Funding Resource Development
  • Real Estate Development

Why Choose Us?

We provide the comprehensive services necessary to states, local governments, and private entities to ensure that all aspects of complex, large-scale programs are administered in compliance, but most importantly, to provide the much-needed assistance to the citizens in need of the funds.

Servium is composed of individuals who are accessible as well as qualified. The organization has a firm foundation of qualified and responsible staff members. In addition, Servium has relationships with other professional associates to ensure delivery of the best service.

Clients are always at the top of our framework. Their grant and loan-related needs are the driving force behind the company, and the particular needs of communities are the defining issue that separates Servium from other community development consulting firms.

At The Servium Group, Inc., we are inspired by a steadfast commitment to excellence and strive to earn the lasting trust of our clients by consistently exceeding their expectations. Our guiding principles, goals, and values direct our business decisions and shape our culture.

The practical expression of these values and objectives can be seen in the collaborative relationships we build and the standards by which we measure our work. This is evident in our track record with managing billions of dollars obtained on behalf of Florida, Mississippi, Texas, Louisiana, and New York communities.