Community Food Project Funding Now Available On February 13, 2015, the USDA’s National Institute for Food and Agriculture posted a Request for Applications for the 2015 round of the Community Food Project Grants Program. Initiated in 1996, CFP is a competitive grant program supporting the alleviation of food insecurity in low-income communities. Approximately $9 million will be available for this funding cycle. Applications are due 5:00pm EST on March 17, 2015.
Healthy Food Access Project Funding For FY 2015 Available Through HHS The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a modified Funding Opportunity Announcement for fiscal year 2015. HFFI is a tri-agency program to increase the availability of healthy food in low to moderate-income under-served communities through the creation, expansion, and equipping of healthy food retail outlets such as grocery stores, corner stores, and farmers markets. The deadline for applications is April 24, 2015.