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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Food security and nutrition

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RHIhub for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

Matching Assets To Community Health (MATCH) Program
Funding for projects in Iowa and South Dakota that address healthy eating and active lifestyles.
Geographic coverage: Iowa and South Dakota
Application Deadline: Feb 22, 2019
Sponsor: Wellmark Foundation
Massachusetts School Breakfast Grants
Grants to launch or expand alternative school breakfast programs in high-poverty schools and districts in Massachusetts.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: Feb 25, 2019
Sponsor: Eos Foundation
Telligen Community Initiative Grants
Grants for programs and nonprofit organizations that address social determinants that impact health and enhance equity, that are making healthcare education more accessible, and that are fostering healthcare innovation in Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma.
Geographic coverage: Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma
Application Deadline: Feb 27, 2019
Sponsor: Telligen Community Initiative
Alliant Energy Foundation Community Grants
Grants for nonprofit programs and projects that benefit customers in Alliant Energy communities in Iowa and Wisconsin in the areas of helping families, education, and the environment.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin and Iowa
Application Deadline: Mar 1, 2019
Sponsor: Alliant Energy Foundation
Project Diabetes in Tennessee
Grants to implement primary prevention strategies to prevent and/or improve diabetes and obesity in Tennessee.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 1, 2019
Application Deadline: Apr 5, 2019
Sponsor: Tennessee Department of Health
Increasing Access to Healthy Foods Innovation Grants
Grants for working with local park and recreation agencies to implement at least one of three selected innovation strategies to increase access to healthy foods within underserved communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 6, 2019
Sponsor: National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)
Minnesota Good Food Access Program: Technical Assistance Grant
Grants to help technical assistance providers in Minnesota work with new and existing for-profit, nonprofit, and cooperative self-service retail food establishments with needs-based assistance. The program goal is to increase the availability of and access to affordable, nutritious, and culturally appropriate food for underserved communities in low- and moderate-income areas.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Mar 14, 2019
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Donald R. Myers Legacy Fund to Support Partnership in Appalachian Ohio
Grants for public and nonprofit organizations in Appalachian Ohio for projects related to education, support for community leaders, regional networking opportunities, and the provision of basic human needs.
Geographic coverage: Ohio
Application Deadline: Mar 21, 2019
Sponsor: Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
Michigan Building Healthy Communities: Engaging Middle Schools Through Project Healthy Schools
Technical assistance for schools in Michigan to establish a healthy school environment that encourages healthy eating and physical activity while supporting higher levels of academic achievement.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Mar 22, 2019
Sponsors: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Healthy Children Healthy Nations Fund
Grants to tribal governments and Native nonprofit organizations in Minnesota for promising models, capacity building, knowledge sharing and effective programming for healthy children, families, and communities.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Mar 25, 2019
Sponsor: Saint Paul and Minnesota Community Foundations