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Hunger Mountain Cooperative Community Fund (HMCCF) Grant

Grants to Vermont Organizations and
Businesses to Strengthen Local Food Systems

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Hunger Mountain Cooperative Community Fund (HMCCF)

Deadline Date:

08/31/17

Description:

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Grants ranging from $250 to $2,500 to Vermont organizations and businesses for projects that promote sustainable local food systems and cooperative commerce. Strong priority will be given to smaller-scale projects as well as projects that support local foods systems development.

Past grants have supported local businesses in need of start-up capital, construction of key infrastructure projects like community kitchens, and local activism on food-related issues in central Vermont.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 174587

Estimated Size of Grant:

$250 - $2,500

Term of Contract:

Grants are expected to be used for their stated purpose within one year of distribution. If necessary, the grantee may request an extension of the grant period or return unused funds to the Foundation.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Organizations and businesses located in Vermont are eligible.

Applications will not be accepted from groups that employ Hunger Mountain Co-op Council members and/or members of the HMCCF committee or their immediate family.

Pre-Application Information:

Completed applications are due by August 31, 2017. Applications will be reviewed by the HMCCF committee and the Co-op’s council. Awards will be announced at the Co-op’s Annual Meeting on Thursday, November 2, 2017.

Mission statement and values:
http://www.hungermountain.coop/AboutUs/MissionandValues.aspx

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Email applications to:

Kari Bradley, General Manager
karib@hungermountain.coop
802-223-8000

Or, mail to:
Hunger Mountain Cooperative
Attn: HMCCF
Montpelier, VT 05602

Applications may also be dropped off at the service desk.
623 Stone Cutters Way
Montpelier, Vermont 05602

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Vermont