ARPA Food Security Funding
Access to affordable, nutritious, fresh, culturally appropriate, and locally produced food for all Boise residents is crucial to ensure a healthy and thriving community. The City of Boise is pleased to announce a grant in support of addressing food security needs among low-income individuals and families in the Boise, while strengthening the local food production and distribution systems.
The grant will be awarded to one organization in two phases.
The first phase is focused on identifying an organization that will serve as a “Hub” and develop a strategic action plan that uses collaborative and innovative approaches to address food security needs among low-income individuals and families in Boise, while strengthening the local food production and distribution systems. The organization that is selected will receive a $150,000 grant to complete the Strategic Action Plan over the course of six (6) months, with an additional two (2) months for reviews and adjustments.
Phase two will include a $1,350,000 to implement the program outlined in the Strategic Action Plan, as approved by the City of Boise.