CHICAGOLAND FARM BUSINESS GRANTS

Advocates for Urban Agriculture (AUA) and Food:Land:Opportunity (FLO), a partnership between The Kinship Foundation and The Chicago Community Trust, funded by the Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust, are partnering to offer grant programs available to Chicagoland urban farm businesses for a second year in 2021.

 2021 Capacity Building Grant

 

AUA is excited to announce the 2021 Capacity Building Grant. The Capacity Building Grant seeks to contribute to the construction of a stronger and more equitable local food system in Chicagoland by funding farms which are working to expand and scale up their operations, as well as farms working toward stability and sustainability. Application materials can be found below. Applications are closed for 2021, however, stay tuned for our announcement of 2022 applications in the Fall. Buttons will become click-able as information becomes available.

Recipients for the 2021 Capacity Building Grant: 

$20,000 Awardees: Obodo Farms, La Villita Park Community Farm
$10,000 Awardees: Cicero Community Farm, Growing Solutions Farm, Sistas In The Village,
Reclaiming Our Roots
$5,000 Awardees: Ever Favor Farms, Global Garden Refugee Training Farm, Sunflower Soule
Farm, City Farm Chicago
$2,500 Awardee: Hinata Farm

 

For additional information, check out our press release!

 Subvención para el Desarrollo de Capacidad 2021 

 

AUA se complace en anunciar la subvención para el desarrollo de capacidades 2021. La subvención para el desarrollo de capacidades busca contribuir a la construcción de un sistema alimentario local más fuerte y equitativo en Chicagoland mediante el financiamiento de granjas que están trabajando para expandir y escalar sus operaciones, así como granjas que trabajan hacia la estabilidad y la sostenibilidad. Los materiales de solicitud se pueden encontrar a continuación. La solicitude están abierta desde ahora hasta el 27 de octubre. los botones se podrán hacer clic a medida que la información esté disponible.