Would you like to add a grow system to your school? Apply for the Ag in the Classroom Grow with Us Grant! To connect students with food and recognize deserving classrooms, New York Agriculture in the Classroom is awarding teachers "grow systems" to facilitate experiential-learning using agriculture. Applications are open now and due Friday, January 3, 2020. https://www.agclassroom.org/ny/grants/grow_us.cfm
The New Youth Program: Prospect Hill Foundation has launched a new grantmaking program to support organizations that recognize the root causes of race, gender, and economic oppression, and that are mobilizing and engaging communities in healing, building collective power, and advocating for systemic change. Organizations must be led by and for the community they serve; must amplify young people’s voice and agency; and hold themselves accountable to their communities and to young people. Deadline for applications is Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 8PM EST.
United Fresh Start Foundation Community Innovation Grant: Do you have an innovative strategy to increase children’s access, selection, or consumption of fresh produce? The United Fresh Start Foundation is looking for creative solutions to provide fresh produce to kids, whether at home, on weekends, during the summer, while out to eat, or any other time outside the traditional school day. Apply now! Applications must be received by December 1, 2019. For questions, contact Mollie Van Lieu at 202-303-3403.