Grants for Farmers Workshop (Pittsboro, NC)


When:
November 17, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Where:
Chatham County Cooperative Extension Center
South St
Pittsboro, NC 27312
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Jean Willoughby
9196218453
Please join staff from the Rural Advancement Foundation International for a workshop on November 17th from 2 to 4 pm to learn about our grant program for farmers and ag enterprises, the Agricultural Reinvestment Fund. Our staff will have printed applications available at the workshop and will explain how to apply. The available grants are up to $8,000 for individual farmers and up to $10,000 for collaborative groups. The workshop will be held in the auditorium of the Chatham County Cooperative Extension Center at 45 South St, Pittsboro, NC. Farmers, ag entrepreneurs, and other agricultural businesses and community-based groups are encouraged to attend. Free copies of RAFI’s farm finance and risk management guides and resources for farmers will also be available for all attendees. Our Agricultural Reinvestment Fund is now accepting inquiries and applications. Please go to www.rafiusa.org/grants to learn more about the program and to fill out our short inquiry form. We will then contact you with more information about grants and resources. The deadline for applications this year is December 31st, 2015. We expect to award the grants for next year by January 2016. Event Details: RAFI Grant Workshop Tues, November 17, 2015 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 45 South St, Pittsboro, NC