Calling all anti-hunger warriors: together we can do more.
Apply for a Wyoming Hunger Initiative grant today.
Thank you for your interest in a grant through First Lady Jennie Gordon’s Wyoming Hunger Initiative. Please read the following information before proceeding with the grant application.
Wyoming Hunger Initiative has a simple mission: to end childhood hunger in Wyoming. We believe childhood hunger in Wyoming is a problem that can be solved together. We work to prevent food insecurity by increasing awareness and support for the work of local anti-hunger organizations statewide and by advocating for a future where no child faces the school day on an empty stomach.
Nourished kids, healthy families, and thriving communities: that's the goal of Wyoming Hunger Initiative.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR GRANTS:
Any organization within the state of Wyoming whose mission aligns with the mission of the Wyoming Hunger Initiative is eligible for grants.
WHAT FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE:
For the 2020/2021 grant cycle, individual grants will be awarded from $500- $5000.
Grant monies can be used for projects and equipment. While requests for start-up costs will be considered, we will not award monies for food or salaries.
Grant applications are due no later than 8:00 PM MT on Monday, April 20, 2020. Successful applicants will be notified on Monday, May 18, 2020.
If you are awarded a grant, a Project Update Report must be submitted to Wyoming Hunger Initiative no later than 8:00 PM MT on Monday, December 7, 2020.
Contact the Office of First Lady Jennie Gordon at (307) 274-0365.
Wyoming Hunger Initiative 2020 Grant Application
Please complete all fields and submit documentation in full to be considered. Thank you!
Please provide (as an attachment below) a budget proposal for your requested equipment or project and how it correlates with your annual budget. Include in the budget a plan for if your request is not met through this grant; how will you accomplish your project goals? Please also provide information on matching funds or financial collaboration with other entities. Grant requests showing matching funds and/or collaboration will be given priority over other grant applications.
Please attach the following information: