USDA Community Garden and Hoop House Grant

The South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development (SCACED) has entered into agreement with the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) for furthering the production of fruits and vegetables as an important source of fresh food and nutrition to communities lacking access to locally grown produce. This agreement supports USDA’s renewed interest in community gardening.


2020 Community Garden Grant

Request for Proposals-October 9, 2019
Proposals due to SCACED-December 16, 2019 by 12:00pm
Available Funding: Three (3) grant awards in the amount of $3,000 each
Project Period: Projects will be approved by January 17, 2020 with Community Garden planted by Fall 2020

 

2020 Hoop House Grant

Request for Proposals-October 9, 2019
Proposals due to SCACED-December 16, 2019 by 12:00pm
Available Funding: Two (2) grant awards in the amount of $10,000.00 each
Project Period: Projects will be approved by January 17, 2020 with completion by Fall 2020