Basic Needs RFP – Capital Improvement Projects

Greater Milwaukee Foundation


Grant amount: US $1,000 - US $50,000

Anticipated deadline: Oct 2, 2018

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: General Operating Expense, Capital Project

Location of project: Counties in Wisconsin: Milwaukee County, Ozaukee County, Washington County, Waukesha County

Location of residency: Counties in Wisconsin: Milwaukee County, Ozaukee County, Washington County, Waukesha County

View website    Save Need help writing this grant?

Overview:

The Greater Milwaukee Foundation is seeking proposals from food pantries and shelters for viable capital improvement projects for food services. For the purposes of this RFP, food services are defined as providing direct access to food or the preparation or serving of meals.

The goal of the capital improvements RFP is to improve food service operations and promote access to fresh and healthy foods.

Food pantries or shelters operating in a leased or donated space must contact the Associate Program Officer to discuss the project before applying.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Must be a 501(c)(3) food pantry or shelter serving Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, and/or Washington counties.
  • Eligible nonprofits must have board membership that is at least 10 percent people of color.
  • Funds may be used to renovate facilities and/or repair or purchase equipment that is used to operate a pantry and/or prepare or serve meals for shelter or food pantry guests. 
  • Organizations must have a demonstrated need for improved or expanded food services.


About this funder:

Loading...
View past grantees & full 990 summary