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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Schools, and Individuals to Enhance Health, Wellness, and Food Sustainability

ELIGIBILITY:

Geographic Focus

USA: Maine: Towns of Blue Hill, Sedgwick, Penobscot, Castine, Orland, Surry, Deer Isle, Stonington, Brooksville, and Brooklin

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Blue Hill Peninsula Community Food Grant

Maine Farmland Trust (MFT)


Agency: Foundation

GrantWatch ID #168178

Grant Description

Grants of up to $3,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, community groups, individuals, and schools to enhance health, well-being, and food sustainability in eligible regions. Applications will be considered for programs and projects implemented in and serving the residents of the towns of Sedgwick, Blue Hill, Castine, Penobscot, Orland, Surry, Deer Isle, Stonington, Brooksville, and Brooklin.

In addition to meeting the grant program goals, successful applications will be those that place an emphasis on creating a more just and sustainable local food system through food production, education or related projects. High priority is placed on projects that can also demonstrate benefit to the community.

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Eligibility:

  • Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants are available for nonprofit organizations, schools, community groups, or individuals. Projects or programs must be carried out in the towns of Blue Hill, Sedgwick, Penobscot, Castine, Orland, Surry, Deer Isle, Stonington, Brooksville, or Brooklin.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for applications is Monday, March 7, at midnight.

Decisions and grant awards will be made by March 27, 2022.

Prior award winners must submit a project evaluation form prior to submitting a new proposal in order to be considered eligible for any additional award.

Additional Funding Information:

Estimated Size of Grant:

Applicants can apply to receive grants of up to $3,000.

Contact Information:

Submit applications by email (preferred) to catherine@mainefarmlandtrust.org

To mail the application:
Blue Hill Peninsula Community Food Grant Review Committee
97 Main St.
Belfast, ME 04915
fax: (207) 338 – 6024

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