State: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY, PR
Resource Intensity: Medium
Co-founding: No
Cost Share: N/A
Sector: Partnership Development
Support Stage: Planning
Support to: Local Governments, Community Groups, Local Foundations
Type of Funding: Grant

This program is administered by the USDN . Mini Grants help local governments, local foundations, and frontline community-led group(s) build relationships, align around project ideas, and develop proposals centered around racial equity. Grant awards can be as large as $10,000. Applicants can request funding to hire expertise and/or to bring together local government water and/or sustainability department leaders, local funders, and frontline community-led group(s). Frontline community members may be compensated for their participation in projects. Applications are due in September 2020.