Seed Grant

The application period for the 2017-2018 Seed Grant is now closed.

As a reminder, Food Bank will inform all agencies when new grant opportunities are available for the 2018-2019 fiscal year that begins November 1, 2018.

Seed Grants, made available through the New York State Department of Health Hunger Prevention and Nutrition Assistance Program (HPNAP), provide funding to eligible Emergency Food Programs (EFP) to purchase locally grown, fresh produce direct from farmers. Grants are awarded on a competitive basis.

Important Documents for Operation Seed Grant Awardees

Seed Grant Eligible Expenses, Required Documentation & Due Dates

Seed Grant Documentation Submission Form

Vegetable Conversion Chart

Fruit Conversion Chart