The Co-op Community Fund’s grant cycle starts September 1 with guidelines available online at: northcoast.coop/good_stuff_we_do/cooperative_community_fund/. Local area non-profits that have projects focused on the following areas are highly encouraged to apply:
Food Security (defined as access to a safe supply of quality food to all aspects of a community)
Food Nutrition and Education
Grants will range from $500-$2,000 with exceptions possible on a case-by-case basis. Applications are due November 1st. Last year the Co-op Community Fund awarded $18,900 to 21 non-profits for their projects.
For more information, contact Bella Waters at (707) 822-5947 ext 234 or firstname.lastname@example.org
This article originally appeared in the September 2016 issue of the Co-op News.