Basic Needs RFP – Capital Improvement Projects

Greater Milwaukee Foundation

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

Anticipated deadline: Sep 20, 2020

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

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About this funder:

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Overview:

The Greater Milwaukee Foundation is seeking proposals from food pantries, food banks, community gardens, meal sites and shelters for capital improvement projects. The goal of capital improvement projects is to improve food service and shelter operations and facilities to meet the basic needs of individuals and families.

For the purposes of this RFP, food services are defined as providing direct access to food or the preparation or serving of meals.

Use of funds

Funds may be used for remodeling existing facilities or to purchase equipment with a demonstrated need for improved or expanded services or an unmet community need. 

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

Eligibility:

  • Must be a 501(c)(3) food pantry, food bank, community gardens, meal site 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.