Frontier Farm Credit awarded $51,900 in Working Here Fund grants in the fourth quarter of 2022. The 11 non-profit organizations listed below received grants to support agriculture and rural communities with projects that address one of the following areas: agricultural education; young, beginning and small producers; hunger and nutrition; or rural disaster assistance and essential services.
Working Here Fund grants of up to $2,000 are awarded each quarter to qualifying non-profits in 41 counties in eastern Kansas. Additional grants of up to $10,000 are available in the second and fourth quarters of each year.
Frontier Farm Credit is accepting grant applications for the first quarter of 2023 through March 31. To learn about the requirements and apply online, visit the Working Here Fund Grants page.
Working Here Fund Grants Awarded up to $10,000
Franklin County 4-H Council (Frontier Extension District)
Future Farmers of America State Associations & Local Chapter
High Tunnel Construction Project
Marshall County Agency on Aging
Meals on Wheels Vehicle
Marshall County Fair Association
Build New Pens in Addition
North Baptist Church
The Light House - Pomona Food Pantry
Pottawatomie County 4-H Foundation
Pottawatomie County Fair Building Project
Hamilton Ag Club Greenhouse
Working Here Fund Grants Awarded up to $2,000
Attica High School
Community and School Gardens
Douglas County 4-H Foundation
Day on the Farm
Marmaton Valley High
Eggs for Education
USD 498 Valley Heights
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