Community Grants


Thank you for your interest in our Community Grants program.

We consider projects that align with our vision of enhancing health and enriching community, and promote our mission to provide education about food, nutrition and health. Projects must also have an embedded sustainability component that relates to a smaller environmental footprint. This year’s application is paperless.

Grant Application Guidelines

  • Organizations must have documented tax-exempt status to be eligible.

  • Organizations may request grants for up to $1,500.

  • Proposals must match one of the grant categories.

  • Proposals must be submitted electronically at

The following are NOT eligible for Community Grants:

  • Grants for individuals

  • Requests for personnel costs or stipends

  • Grants to support commercial operations

  • Monetary requests for capital campaigns or construction projects

  • Grants for projects outside Jackson and Josephine counties

Grant Categories

  • Food and/or Supportive Services for People in Need

  • Environmental or Sustainability Education

  • Environmental Stewardship

  • Educational Programs Focused on Food, Nutrition, and Health

Application Process

Our paperless application is found at

Please fill the form out by Monday, March 21, 2016.


A committee reviews each application during the month of April.

Grants are awarded in May at a Grant Award Event at the end of the month.

For more info contact Annie Hoy, 541-552-5443 or [email protected]