Tag Archives: Nutrition

NIFI Grants go for Nutrition Projects, Educational Outreach

Agency: Agriculture Dept. (USDA) Nat’l Institute of Food & Agriculture; Program: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative (CFDA Number: 10.310) (Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-006354); Eligibility: Universities, nonprofits (with or … Continue reading

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Funder Seeks Applications for Healthy Eating Program

The Health Foundation of South Florida is accepting applications for its Evidence-Based & Innovative Programs in Children’s Settings program. It supports organizations working to implement evidence-based and innovative programs aimed at increasing children’s nutrition knowledge Deadline: Rolling.

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$150M Goes for Nutrition Projects, Educational Outreach

Agency: Agriculture Dept. (USDA) Nat’l Institute of Food & Agriculture; Program: Agriculture & Food Research Initiative (AFRI): Foundational Program (CFDA Number: 10.310, Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-006351); Eligibility: Universities, nonprofits (with or without 501(c)(3) status), tribes and for-profits, including small businesses; … Continue reading

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Social Service Programs Are Claneil Foundation Priority

Private Funder: Claneil Foundation; Opportunity: Grants; Funding Focus: Education, environment, health, hunger and nutrition; Geographic Focus: Organizations located in the Mid-Atlantic and New England states; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding (estimated): Grants range to $100,000 each (the foundation distributed $2.5 million in … Continue reading

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Annie’s Homegrown to Offer Garden Grants

Foundation: Annie’s Homegrown Inc; Opportunity: Annie’s Grants for Gardens; Funding Focus: Education, children, nutrition and gardening; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: K-12 schools; Funding: Multiple awards; Deadline (TBA): the next round of funding is to open next year.

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Store Chain Helps in Hunger Relief, Environment

Private Funder: SuperValu Foundation; Opportunity: 2017 Program grants; Funding Focus: Nutrition, healthcare & obesity; Geographic Focus: National with an emphasis on Minnesota and where it has operations; Eligibility: Nonprofits and schools; Funding: Multiple awards, the foundation made $850,000 in grants … Continue reading

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RSF Supports Education, Arts Projects

Funder: RSF Social Finance; Opportunity: 2017 RSF Seed Fund grants; Funding Focus: Education, arts, nutrition, food and the environment; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Up to $5,000 for multiple awards; Deadline: TBA, the next round opens in January.

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Agency Grant Supports Child Nutrition Tech Improvements

Agency: Agriculture Dept. (Food & Nutrition Service; (FNS) Program: Child Nutrition Technology Innovation Grants (CFDA Number: 10.541) (Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-FNSTIG-17; Eligibility: States; Funding: $4.4 million for nine grants (no match required); Deadline: Jan. 25.

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USDA Offers $16.7M in SNAP Supplemental Funding

Agency: National Institute of Food & Agriculture (USDA); Program: Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive Grant Program (CFDA Number: 10.331) (Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-FINI-006104); Eligibility: State, tribal and local governments and nonprofits; Funding: $16.7 million for awards ranging from $100,000 to $500,000 … Continue reading

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USDA Announces Availability of $5 Million in Farm to School Grants

The Agriculture Dept. (USDA) launches the $5 million  2017 Farm-to-School Grant Program (CFDA Number: 10.575) (Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-FNS-F2S-2017) to help schools create or strengthen farm to school programs and get healthy, locally grown food into school cafeterias.

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