Funding Opportunities

The Georgia Food Bank Association is releasing its  GFBA 2016 Capital and Community Investment Grant.  The RFP and additional relevant materials can be found below. This RFP’s primary purpose is to help increase the ability of community organizations to feed more children through USDA Federal Nutrition programs during the summer and afterschool through capital purchases and investments that help increase an organization’s capacity to serve more children.

RFP Release Date: February 1, 2016
RFP Due Date: March 4, 2016 at 5:00pm

The Georgia Food Bank Association in partnership with WellCare of Georgia is proud to announce the 2015 Community Garden Initiative Mini-Grant. The Application can be found here. Through the implementation of mini-grants across the state, we aspire to make fresh fruits and vegetables available in every neighborhood. Community groups will be empowered to apply for “seed” money to get their respective projects up and running.

Awards will be made on a rolling basis throughout 2015 with no limitation on the number of agencies awarded within a particular service area.  Applicants who learn about this opportunity via the Georgia Food Bank Association, member food banks, pantries and other agents of the  food bank network are asked to note this fact on their application.