Grants

Information about Grant opportunities for 2021 will be posted here as information is available.

Closed Grants for 2019/2020

AAFCS is excited to have partnered on this initiative and congratulates the grant recipients below:

  • Live Well Geary County (Kansas); Project Leader: Debra Andres
    • The primary audience will be under-served, low-resource, low-income families who reside in Geary county's food deserts.
  • Oklahoma Association of Family and Consumer Sciences; Project Leader, Ruth Ann Ball
    • Serving residents of NE Oklahoma city, a highly impoverished area where the life expectancy of residents is 68.98 years, 10 years below the national average.
  • East Carolina University (North Carolina); Project Leader: Bernice Dodor
    • The target audience is Latino mothers with young children in under-resourced communities of rural eastern North Carolina.
  • Fort Valley State University Department of Family and Consumer Sciences (Georgia); Project Leader, Francine H. Hollis
    • Benefiting college parents between the ages of 18 and 25 years old.
  • University of Central Arkansas; Project Leader: Nina Roofe, CNWE
    • Serving parents of children enrolled in the Head Start Program, and parents served by the Bethlehem House for the Homeless.

American Heart Association's (AHA) Healthy for Life® 20 By 20 community nutrition program grants

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The American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences is proud to implement the Healthy for Life® 20 By 20 community nutrition program, an initiative led by Aramark and the American Heart AssociationHealthy for Life® is a registered trademark of Aramark.