Please fill out the following application to be considered for a one (1) year grant from Capital Impact Partners. This grant initiative aims to support work to bring co-ops to scale and/or increase co-op development in low-income communities. Applications will be accepted until March 21st, 2018. Eligible organizations will be selected for grants up to $25,000 by April 9, 2018. 
Please fill out the following LOI to determine your eligibility to be considered for a one (1) year grant from Capital Impact Partners. This grant initiative aims to support work to bring co-ops to scale and/or increase co-op development in low-income communities. LOIs will be accepted until February 20th, 2018. Eligible organizations will be selected and invited to apply for grants up to $25,000 by March 29, 2018. 

The Michigan Good Food Fund is providing $100,000 in Catalytic Investment Awards to support enterprises working to increase access to healthy food in Michigan. 

Awards of up to $10,000 will catalyze high-impact projects to successfully secure financing for growth or expansion within the next 18 months. 

Who Is Eligible to Apply: Michigan good food enterprises that are in operation and generating revenue, have not previously received a Michigan Good Food Fund Catalytic Investment Award, and an award of up to $10,000 can take the business to the next level including preparing for financing within the next 18 months. 

Award Uses: Uses include feasibility studies, business planning, project management, construction, equipment, working capital, or inventory. 

How to Apply:  Applications must be submitted online by June 1, 2018.  Awards will be announced in mid-June. 

Questions: Mary Donnell, Program Manager, Michigan Good Food Fund, (313) 300-0104 or mdonnell@capitalimpact.org.

The Michigan Good Food Fund is a $30 million loan fund that provides financing and business assistance to good food enterprises that benefit underserved communities across Michigan. Priorities include supporting increased access to healthy, affordable food; job creation; racial and social equity; environmental stewardship; and local sourcing. Learn more at MIGoodFoodFund.org and sign-up for updates at http://migoodfoodfund.org/email-signup/.