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Northwest Farm Credit Services Rural Community Grant Program

Northwest Farm Credit Services
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Heidi Whitman


Northwest Farm Credit Services provides grants for nonprofit organizations working to improve economic and social well-being of rural communities in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.

Projects should improve community infrastructure, viability, and/or prosperity, including but not limited to:

  • Building or improving program-based or community facilities
  • Purchasing equipment necessary to facilitate a program
  • Capital improvements

Funded projects have included:

  • A new fire engine for rural fire department
  • Construction of a multi-purpose community building
  • Community park facility improvements
  • Computers for a community center's educational classes

Eligible applicants are nonprofit organizations working in rural communities in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska.

Geographic coverage
Rural communities in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington
Amount of funding

Average award range: $500 - $2,500

Application process

Links to the program flyer and the online application are available on the program website.

Grants are reviewed on a monthly basis, and applicants will be notified within 6 weeks of submission.

Tagged as
Capital funding · Community and economic development · Healthcare needs and services · Human services · Infrastructure · Public health · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Alaska · Idaho · Montana · Oregon · Washington

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.