Who Is Eligible? Grants will be group- or organization-based and will not be awarded to individuals. To be considered for funding, organizations’ values and purpose must align with the Fund’s mission. Grants will be considered for programs only in the 54 counties and geographic areas where Carolina Farm Credit conducts business.
What Activities Are Eligible? The Fund’s mission is to build strong partnerships and alliances, leveraging the resources within the fund to preserve and promote the farmer, the family and our rural communities. The Fund has two main objectives: to invest in the future of agriculture and to enhance and impact the quality of life in rural North Carolina.
Applications must be received by September 1, 2016.
How much: The Fund operates on an application-based grant system. Grants will be awarded for up to $5,000 per organization per year.
Contact: If you have questions regarding your application contact (800)521-9952 x2854 – Maggie Hamm, Chief Marketing Officer.