Thank you for your interest in the Ashland Food Co-op (AFC) Community Grant program. Applications are due by 9:00pm on Wednesday, March 18, 2020.
Click here to download the application as a Word document for offline work. Please note that you must submit your final application digitally on this page; no hard copy applications will be accepted.
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 most likely to be funded are applications that address two main issues important to the Co-op: 1) have a sustainability component that relates to creating a smaller environmental footprint and/or 2) address how the project supports equity, diversity, and inclusion.
Food and Supportive Services for People in Need
Environmental or Sustainability Education and Stewardship
Educational programs focused on Food, Nutrition & Health
This is a new program of AFC Gives aimed to support increased connection and giving opportunities for Co-op shoppers and community organizations. One organization per month will be featured and shoppers will be given the choice to “round-up” their total at check-out to the nearest dollar. The total amount of round-up money will benefit the featured organization of the month.
Initial vetting will occur by the AFC Gives selection committee and final selection will be done by AFC owners via ballot. To serve as the featured Change for Good organization the following will be required:
Please answer the following questions.
Thanks for filling out the AFC Gives grant application. Double check that you've filled out any required fields (those with a red asterisk). After clicking submit, please wait for a confirmation message on your screen. You will also receive an email copy of the application in your inbox to the email you listed in your application.
Any questions, comments, or issues can be directed to AFC Gives staff liaison, Jake Patoski, at [email protected] or 541-552-5479.