Local Foods, Local Places
Local Foods, Local Places provides direct technical assistance to communities to boost economic opportunities for local farmers and businesses, improve access to healthy local food, and promote wellness.
Selected communities will receive planning assistance that centers around a 2-day community workshop. At the workshop, a team of experts will help community members develop an action plan that promotes local food and neighborhood revitalization.
Local Foods, Local Places communities will:
- Create livable, walkable, economically vibrant main streets and mixed-use neighborhoods
- Boost economic opportunities for local farmers and main street businesses
- Improve access to healthy, local food, especially among disadvantaged populations
Eligible applicants include local governments, tribes, and nonprofit institutions and organizations proposing to work in a neighborhood, town, or city of any size anywhere in the United States.
This program will provide technical assistance in the form of a 2-day community workshop.
For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.