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Promoting Rural Interconnections for Sexual Minorities (PRISM) Grant

PFund Foundation
Aug 31, 2022

The PFund Foundation will provide grants for organizations in its service area for projects that promote interconnections for sexual minorities in rural areas. Projects that address physical, mental, and behavioral health are encouraged.

The program will create networks for LGBTQ+ organizations and groups to share resources, learn as a community, and respond to the unique set of issues and challenges facing people in small towns and rural areas in the upper midwest.


Eligible applicants include organizations must be based in a rural community or serve rural populations in small and mid-sized towns under 50,000 people in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and the first nations that share the geography.

Applicants must be registered as 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations or work with a nonprofit organization serving as a fiscal sponsor.

Geographic coverage
Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Amount of funding

Award range: $5,000 - $12,500
Project period: 12 months with the option to renew for up to 3 years
Estimated number of awards: 2-5 awards per state in the service area

Organizations that receive funding must have a lead representative participate in monthly virtual roundtables and education sessions.

Application process

A link to the online application system is available on the program website.

Tagged as
Healthcare needs and services · LGBTQ+ · Iowa · Minnesota · North Dakota · South Dakota · Wisconsin

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