Do not miss Opportunity SC: 2018 Thursday Lunch Keynote Conversation with Don Phoenix, Regional Vice President, Southern Region NeighborWorks® America and Mark Mullinix, Retired Chief Operating Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. Lunch is presented by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Community Development.
SCACED in partnership with USDA has available four (4) grants for the establishment of community gardens in low-access, rural communities and (1) Hoop House Grant. Community Gardening Grants of $3,000.00 are available to (4) communities and (1) Hoop House Grant in the amount of $10,000.
In partnership with SCACED and USDA, increase awareness of community gardening by:
• Establishing community garden in low-access, rural community
• Encouraging intergenerational experiences in agriculture and conservation
• Building new and/or strengthening existing partnerships for outreach to new markets
• Promoting the wise use of natural and human resources, thereby improving economic opportunities and general well-being of peoples in South Carolina
Click Here for the Garden Application and Click Here for the Hoop House Application
Grants are Due at Noon on June 29.
The Board of Directors of the South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development invites you to the 2018 Legislative Luncheon on February 7 at noon.
Please join the Board and encourage your legislator to attend this important event. To register click the link goo.gl/UBLJzk