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Wellmark Foundation Small MATCH Grant Deadline
June 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Small MATCH Grants
The Small MATCH grant application will b available in April. This challenge grant is available for a maximum of $25,000, and the project must be completed in one year. The grant must be matched at 50 percent with cash or in-kind contributions. At least one-half of the matching support must be cash.
Examples of sustainable projects include:
- Improving access to locally sourced foods — establishing or improving infrastructure of farmers’ markets and establishing or improving community gardens
- Supporting connections between local food systems and health — advancing efforts of food policy councils
- Improving nutrition in school settings — farm-to-school programs, healthy vending and lunchroom redesign to encourage consumption of healthy foods
- Advancing active transportation concepts — Safe Routes to School projects, walking school buses and adding bicycle parking
- Providing safe, accessible venues for physical activity in a community
For information, contact Greg Maag at firstname.lastname@example.org or 882-5115