Mini-Grants for Walkable Communities and Farmers’ Markets

Application Deadline: October 7, 2016, Midnight Central Time

Creating healthy communities starts with knowing what your community wants to change. When people are invested at the very beginning and contribute to the creation of a solution, their efforts are more successful and sustainable.

The Kentucky Department for Public Health Healthy Communities Grant Program is seeking applications from local health departments and their partners to receive technical assistance for developing a community readiness assessment, community asset map, community engagement plan, and training on pedestrian planning or promotion of farmers’ markets. We expect to award ten communities with $2,000 mini-grants. Please direct all questions to

To be eligible for funding, attendance is required on the FOA application conference call:

September 13, 2016 – 10:00 am EST / 9:00 am CST

Call in# 1-866-889-3903

PIN 818337#

Power point slides for conference call – CLICK HERE

Download the 2017 Walkable Communities FOA and Application
Download the 2017 Farmers’ Market FOA and Application
Funding Opportunity Announcement: 2017 Healthy Communities Mini-Grants