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    CURRENT MEMBER-ONLY FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

    *To be eligible for any Meals on Wheels America funding, your program must be an active Member
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    THE HOME DEPOT FOUNDATION LEADERSHIP LAB 

    Thanks to the ongoing generosity and commitment of The Home Depot Foundation, Meals on Wheels America Members engaged in or interested in home repair can now apply to participate in The Home Depot Foundation Leadership Lab that will take place during the 2017 Meals on Wheels Annual Conference and Expo.

    Through a brief application process, Meals on Wheels America will select Member organizations that demonstrate the most promise in their home repair efforts and/or are able to mentor other Members on home repair related activities to join The Home Depot Foundation Leadership Lab. Selected organizations will receive $725 to help cover the cost of one full 2017 Conference Registration and related travel expenses. 

    To apply for The Home Depot Foundation Leadership Lab, please submit your application through our Online Grants Management System no later than 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, June 30, 2017. Following the submission deadline, Meals on Wheels America will review all applications and notify selected Member organizations in early July.
     
    Have you already registered to attend the 2017 Conference? Your organization is still eligible to receive a reimbursement check for $725 onsite at the Conference!
     
    Learn more about the selection process and requirements here.
     

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    OTHER NATIONAL GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

    U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA) COMMUNITY FACILITIES DIRECT LOAN & GRANT PROGRAM

    This program provides affordable funding to develop essential community facilities in rural areas.  An essential community facility is defined as a facility that provides an essential service to the local community for the orderly development of the community in a primarily rural area, and does not include private, commercial or business undertakings.

    Funds can be used to purchase, construct, and/or improve essential community facilities, purchase equipment and pay related project expenses.  Relevant examples of essential community facilities include:

    • Community support services such as community centers (senior centers)
    • Local food systems such as community gardens, food pantries, community kitchens, food banks, food hubs or greenhouses

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