Community Grants

Grant Application Packets will be available at the Information Desk
beginning January 13th. Pick one up in order to apply for a Community Grant.

Our 2014 Grants Cycle Opens January 13th

Our Community Grant Program awards grants of up to $1500 to tax-exempt, non-profit organizations in our region. 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. All interested organizations with documented tax-exempt status are eligible to apply. You may request grants for up to $1,500. Proposals much match at least one of our grant categories, be submitted in a clearly-written format, and conform to the stated guidelines.

GRANT CATEGORIES

Food and/or Supportive Services for People in Need

Grants in this category fund organizations or projects that strengthen our community by helping those with the greatest unmet needs.

Environmental or Sustainability Education

Grants in this category fund organizations or projects that teach us about our natural world and how we can sustain it and human activities for generations to come.

Environmental Stewardship

Grants in this category fund organizations or projects that have a hands-on component to improve or restore our natural environment.

Educational Programs Focused on Food, Nutrition, and Health

Grants in this category fund organizations or projects that teach us where our food comes from, how to prepare food, how to be self sufficient, how to improve overall health, and how food can strengthen communities.