06/2019

New Hampshire Community Loan Fund

To work toward sustainability and systems change for New Hampshire farmers and food producers through financial literacy training, expanding market channels, and connecting farms with agricultural financiers.

Regional Food Systems

$30,000
06/2019

Food Connects

To better support New England food producers by increasing inter-food hub transactions and sales by $150,000 and envisioning the future of the New England Food Hub Network.

Regional Food Systems

$60,000
06/2019

Rhode Island Food Policy Council

To grow new local food supply chains for institutions in Rhode Island and track and communicate about progress toward key metrics outlined in the Rhode Island Food Strategy.

Regional Food Systems

$25,000
06/2019

University of New Hampshire Foundation

To implement key projects related to Food Solutions New England’s three core strategies, build network leadership, and further racial equity in New England’s food system.

Regional Food Systems

$100,000
06/2019

Farm to Institution New England

To develop effective tools, resources, and policy recommendations to open institutional markets to regional farmers and food producers, particularly within higher education.

Regional Food Systems

$210,000
06/2019

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition

To successfully implement and utilize 2018 Farm Bill policy wins in the field, and to create an empowered cohort of Northeast sustainable farm and food stakeholders able to influence upcoming policy debates.

Regional Food Systems

$25,000
04/2019

Sand County Foundation

To support the Leopold Conservation Award New England, which will recognize farmers, ranchers, and foresters for achievements in natural resources conservation on productive agricultural land in New England.

Regional Food Systems

$15,000
03/2019

Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association

To ensure that Maine farmers and food producers are able to ramp up production, particularly in Aroostook County, as demand increases for healthy, sustainable, and organic food throughout the region.

Regional Food Systems

$30,000
03/2019

Maine Farmland Trust

To help more farmers scale up for the wholesale market, thereby helping to expand local and regional markets and the farming sector in Maine.

Regional Food Systems

$40,000
03/2019

The Carrot Project

To progress from initial visioning and planning to collaborative implementation of a new business model for The Blueprint.

Regional Food Systems

$40,000