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Grant to a Nevada Nonprofit to Increase Distribution of Food and
Address Food Insecurity in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Rural Food Hub Grant

Agency Type:

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Funding Source:

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Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) - Division of Food and Nutrition (DFN)

Deadline Date:

08/30/22 5:00 PM PDT

Description:

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Grant to a Nevada nonprofit organization to increase the distribution of food to rural communities. The purpose of the program is to address food insecurity and accessibility issues as well as to support Coronavirus (COVID-19) recovery efforts. Funding is intended is to support the establishment of a food storage and distribution center in rural Nevada.

The goal of the RFH grant is to increase food storage and food distribution capacity in rural Nevada to better serve remote communities. Per the 2021 US Census, rural and Tribal Nevada communities make up less than 20% of the state’s population. These communities face unique food access challenges, including long distances to food assistance sources and a less robust food storage and distribution infrastructure than Nevada’s urban areas. This grant aims to target the full $3,000,000 to address the challenges of providing food to Nevadans in rural and Tribal communities. The targeted outcome will be to improve food access in rural Nevada by creating a food distribution center that can store and distribute food to communities facing food access barriers. Successful applicants for funding will clearly articulate how proposed projects and actions will contribute to the desired outcomes.

Funds from this grant award must be used to support approved project goals. Grant awards may be used to fund a variety of different projects and activities, including:

  • Warehouse construction, purchase, and/or lease
  • Food storage infrastructure (coolers, freezers, racking, etc.)
  • Food distribution infrastructure (trucks, pallet jacks, forklifts, etc.)
  • Personnel costs associated with grant implementation

Below is a list of allowable administrative expenditures.

  • Personnel
  • Travel
  • Supplies
  • Contracts
  • Equipment
  • Indirect Costs

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 204478

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$3,000,000

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

Available funding is $3,000,000 and one entity will be awarded the full requested amount necessary to complete the project, not to exceed $3,000,000.

Term of Contract:

The term of the grant will be from the date of project award through December 31, 2024.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Current Nevada non-profit organizations and public entities are eligible to apply. Applicants should have maintained an established operation for two years involving the provision of food and/or social services as an integral part of the organization’s activities. Applicants with less than two years of operation can apply but may be subject to a pre-award review. Organizations and public entities will need to self-certify that they have not received ARPA funds for similar activities or purchases.

While the recipient has considerable flexibility to use funds to address the diverse needs of their communities, some restrictions apply. RFH grant funds may not be used to:
• Offset a reduction in net tax revenue
• Direct deposits into a pension fund (excluding routine indirect cost allocations)
• Service debt or replenish financial reserves
• Satisfy settlements and/or judgments

Pre-Application Information:

Timeline:
- June 30, 2022 – Request for Applications released by the NDA
- August 30, 2022 – Full Application due to the NDA by 5:00 pm PDT
- August 31 – September 14, 2022 – Applications reviewed and scored by NDA staff
- September 15 – 23, 2022 – Successful applicants notified, subgrants awarded
- September 2022 – Anticipated award start date

The RFH grant is a reimbursement grant, thus funding will be sub granted to awarded grantees, and project costs will be paid on a monthly reimbursement basis.

Contact Information:

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

Email completed applications to a.white@agri.nv.gov

Direct questions to Ashley White at the email address listed above.

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Nevada

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