Community Food Projects Competitive Grants Program

To support:
(1) the development of Community Food Projects with a one-time infusion of federal dollars to make such projects self-sustaining; (2) Planning Projects to assess the food security needs and plan long-term solutions to help ensure food security in communities; and (3) a project that provides

credit: sun-sentinel


Training and Capacity Building on a nationwide basis to entities interested in developing new Community Food Projects or assisting current grantees and others to effectively operate their food security projects.
Related Programs

Community Food Projects

Department of Agriculture


Agency: Department of Agriculture

Office: National Institute of Food and Agriculture

Estimated Funding: $5,000,000


Who's Eligible


Relevant Nonprofit Program Categories

K03
Food


Obtain Full Opportunity Text:
Community Food Projects Competitive Grants Program

Additional Information of Eligibility:
Only private, nonprofit entities meeting the following three requirements are eligible to receive a CFP, PP or TCB grant: (a) have experience in the area of (i) community food work, particularly concerning small and medium-size farms, including the provision of food to people in low-income communities and the development of new markets in low-income communities for agricultural producers; or (ii) job training and business development activities for food-related activities in low-income communities; (b) demonstrate competency to implement a project, provide fiscal accountability, collect data, and prepare reports and other necessary documentation; and (c) demonstrate a willingness to share information with researchers, evaluators, practitioners, and other interested parties, including a plan for dissemination of results.

Full Opportunity Web Address:
http://www.csrees.usda.gov/funding/rfas/community_food.html

Contact:
NIFA Help Desk Phone: 202-401-5048 Business hours are M-F, 7:00 am -5:00 pm ET, excluding Federal holidays

Agency Email Description:
If you have any questions related to preparing application content

Agency Email:
electronic@nifa.usda.gov

Date Posted:
2011-09-21

Application Due Date:
2011-11-17

Archive Date:
2011-12-17


Gabz Gardner, known for being a contestant on Britain’s Got Talent and Stevenage resident, opens the Greenside Studio to give opportunities to Greenside School students to sell sweets, while learning essential work skills.




Not for Profit Jobs in Nebraska

  Executive Director Jobs
  Substance Abuse Jobs
  Program Director Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs
  Social Services Jobs





More Federal Domestic Assistance Programs


PPHF- Cooperative Agreements to Implement the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention (Short Title: National Strategy Grants) | Intercity Bus Security Grants | Farm Labor Housing Loans and Grants | Grants to States for Access and Visitation Programs | Air Transportation Centers of Excellence |  Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy


Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2004-2022 Copyright Michael Saunders