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Matching Assets To Community Health (MATCH) Program

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Sponsor
Wellmark Foundation
Deadlines
Feb 22, 2019
Purpose

The Matching Assets To Community Health (MATCH) Program provides matching grants for projects that promote active living in built environments and projects that increase access to and consumption of healthy foods.

Examples of types of projects that may be funded include:

  • Safe accessible venues for physical activity in a community
  • Active transportation concepts
  • Complete streets and trail development
  • Connections between local food systems and health
  • Increasing access to locally sourced food
  • Supporting connections between local food systems and health
  • Improving nutrition in school settings
Eligibility

Applicants must be government entities or nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations located in Iowa or South Dakota.

Geographic coverage
Iowa and South Dakota
Amount of funding

Large MATCH grants:

  • Up to $100,000
  • 1:1 match required
  • Awardees will be announced in May and will have 16 weeks to demonstrate the match has been secured.

Small MATCH grants:

  • Up to $25,000
  • 50% match required
  • Awardees will be announced in August and will have 12 weeks to demonstrate the match has been secured.
Application process

A link to the application instructions is available on the program website.

Please note that there are different application cycles for the small and large MATCH programs.

Tagged as
Food security and nutrition · Obesity and weight control · Physical activity · Schools · Iowa · South Dakota



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