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NHFC Microgrant Program
What is the NHFC Microgrant Program?
100% of NHFC’s October 2020 customer round-up donations will be used to directly support local farmers. We are excited to strengthen our relationship with local farmers to help increase the production of high quality, sustainably grown food, and ultimately improve overall access to local, healthy food for all our community members.
Now Accepting Applications
This year your Co-op will issue one $1,200 grant to a selected local farmer who supplies the Co-op with their products.
Grant Information at a Glance
- Grant Application deadline February 28, 2021.
- The awardee will be announced at the NHFC Annual meeting on April 20, 2021.
- One $1,200 grant will be awarded. Note: this grant will result in taxable income to be reported on a 1099.
- The Board of Directors will select recipients by using a scoring guide to evaluate the responses on the application.
2019 Microgrant Recipients
The recipients of October 2019 Microgrant Funds were announced at the Annual Owner Meeting on April 30, 2020.
Supplies the Co-op with humanely raised pork products.
They will be using the Microgrant funds to upgrade their watering system.
Supplies the Co-op with fresh organically grown produce.
They will be using the Microgrant funds to purchase materials for building a barrel style washer for their root crops.