2019 Fall mini-grant cycle
Applications for the Fall 2019 Garfield Healthy Communities Coalition mini-grant cycle are available. Grant requests for less than $500 may be emailed directly to GHCC Coordinator Dana Wood throughout the year. An application must be submitted for grant requests between $500 and $5,000.
Applications for the Fall 2019 Garfield Healthy Communities Coalition mini-grant cycle are now available. Grant requests of less than $500 may be emailed to GHCC Coordinator Dana Wood at any time throughout the year. For grant requests between $500 and $5,000, an application must be submitted. To qualify, the applicant must meet one of GHCC’s goals:
• Eliminating food access barriers for Garfield County residents; advancing school wellness; or increasing physical activities through recreational opportunities and built environment improvements
• Increasing community engagement and advocacy around health barriers; creation of a sustainability plan for your work or program; attaining matching funds (either monetary or in-kind); and present a budget and budget narrative.
All applicants are required to make a brief, in-person presentation of their proposal before the GHCC steering committee. The March meeting before the committee takes place at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26, at the New Castle Branch Library, 402 W. Main St. Grantees will be notified of the steering committee’s decision within one week of that meeting.
Applications for the September GHCC mini-grant cycle will be accepted on Sept. 25, 2019.