Family farmers, ranchers, and farmworkers who have suffered hardship because of the COVID-19 crisis in CO, WY, NM, ID, UT, AZ are eligible to apply. Groups that qualify for preference under this fund are women and/or farmers, ranchers, and farmworkers of color (Black/African American, Asian/Asian American, Pacific Islander, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian, or Alaska Native). To qualify for this preference more than half of the agricultural business must be owned by individuals who are socially disadvantaged.
Successful applicants will receive a one-time $500 emergency resilience award.
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed on a weekly basis until funds run out. Checks will be issued to approved applicants within 10 business days of weekly review meetings.
Download the applications below and submit online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/C78KV3Y
or by mail to
900 East Union Ave. Suite 200
Denver, CO 80237.
We encourage you to submit your application as quickly as possible, using the online form, to ensure funds are still available.
For assistance with this application, please contact Harrison Topp, 303-918-3538, firstname.lastname@example.org.