Metro Vancouver supports agriculture awareness by providing funding grants to community organizations to educate the public about local food and agricultural production. Grants are open to non-profit organizations that meet the eligibility criteria. The 2018 Agriculture Awareness Grant applications are due by March 12, 2018.
Grant recipients and projects
In 2017 Metro Vancouver provided a total of $40,000 in funding grants to non-profit organizations to help promote agriculture awareness throughout the region. Eleven grants were awarded ranging in value from $500 to $5,000. Since 2008, Metro Vancouver has awarded 87 grants, totaling $350,000.