The Initiative Foundation, in partnership with the Central Minnesota Community Foundation, will begin accepting applications for a joint Rural Poverty Grants Program on April 1.
Areas served include the 14 counties of central Minnesota: Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena and Wright. Applicants must be 501(c)(3) nonprofits and local units of government.
Focus areas include: planning and/or implementation of projects or programs that address rural poverty; establish or supplement existing emergency and transitional activities that directly address specific and immediate poverty issues; assess community needs and assets and develop action plans.
The application deadline is June 30, 2020
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