Have you looked at the outside of your home lately and thought, man I need to paint. But then thought, there is no way I can afford this now. You may want to check the City of Lake Forest , Neighborhood Pride Program. Which is funded by the city's Frederal Community Development Block Grant. This is a citywide program that assist qualified homeowners with the exterior painting of their homes. This service is provided at NO Charge, Woo Hoo! Over 75 homes have been assisted to date. Selection of owner-occupied homes will be by lottery. Of course there are terms that need to be met along with a Maximum Income Limit. Contact the city direct for the details. If interested in participating, you can pick up a an application packet at City Hall or Call 949.461.3552. Applications are due no later then Thursday Oct. 28, 2010.