Food and Farm Communications Fund Capacity Mini-Grants Application
Opens Sep 9 2019 12:00 AM (CDT)
Deadline Oct 9 2019 05:00 PM (CDT)
Description

Capacity Mini-Grants: 

The Capacity Mini-Grants is a new grant offering of the Food and Farm Communications Fund. These grants are intended to provide small, community-based organizations with funds to support discrete communications activities that boost an organization’s capacity for mission fulfillment and organizational well-being. The Capacity Mini-Grants Program prioritizes organizations serving and led by people of color, indigenous people, farmers, farmworkers, fishermen, and food workers.

Eligible activities include, but are not limited to: short-term communications coaching or consulting; purchase of communications equipment; updates to communications tools, platforms, or systems; communications-based professional development opportunities, including targeted trainings and conferences; and any other low-budget communications capacity-building activity that an applicant organization deems beneficial. 

For more information, visit the Fund’s website at www.foodandfarmcommunications.org

Timeline:

  • Application launch date: September 9, 2019
  • Deadline: October 9, 2019
  • Notifications will be sent by November 1, 2019

Grant Range and Term:

Capacity Mini-Grants range from $1,000 to 5,000. Applicants should only apply for supported activities that can be completed within 9 months of receipt of a grant.

Reporting Requirements:

All awarded projects are required to complete a brief report by September 1, 2020. Report instructions will be sent to the applicant via email. Failure to complete the report may impact future grant considerations. If you have questions, please contact the Grantmaking Services Team at 816-627-3452 or grants@growyourgiving.org.


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Food and Farm Communications Fund Capacity Mini-Grants Application


Capacity Mini-Grants: 

The Capacity Mini-Grants is a new grant offering of the Food and Farm Communications Fund. These grants are intended to provide small, community-based organizations with funds to support discrete communications activities that boost an organization’s capacity for mission fulfillment and organizational well-being. The Capacity Mini-Grants Program prioritizes organizations serving and led by people of color, indigenous people, farmers, farmworkers, fishermen, and food workers.

Eligible activities include, but are not limited to: short-term communications coaching or consulting; purchase of communications equipment; updates to communications tools, platforms, or systems; communications-based professional development opportunities, including targeted trainings and conferences; and any other low-budget communications capacity-building activity that an applicant organization deems beneficial. 

For more information, visit the Fund’s website at www.foodandfarmcommunications.org

Timeline:

  • Application launch date: September 9, 2019
  • Deadline: October 9, 2019
  • Notifications will be sent by November 1, 2019

Grant Range and Term:

Capacity Mini-Grants range from $1,000 to 5,000. Applicants should only apply for supported activities that can be completed within 9 months of receipt of a grant.

Reporting Requirements:

All awarded projects are required to complete a brief report by September 1, 2020. Report instructions will be sent to the applicant via email. Failure to complete the report may impact future grant considerations. If you have questions, please contact the Grantmaking Services Team at 816-627-3452 or grants@growyourgiving.org.


Apply
Opens
Sep 9 2019 12:00 AM (CDT)
Deadline
Oct 9 2019 05:00 PM (CDT)