Community Foundation Sonoma County
Healdsburg Forever Grant Program
Thanks to the support from Community Foundation Sonoma County Healdsburg Forever, the REFB will continue providing low-income children at Geyserville Elementary 7-10 pounds of healthy groceries, including fresh produce at the end of each week during the school year to help ensure they have access to essential nourishment over the weekend through our BackPack Program.
(Grant period: December 15, 2016 – December 14, 2017)
Darby Betts Fund
Thanks to the support of the Darby Betts Fund, the REFB will provide nutritious staple foods, fresh produce, perishable and non-perishable protein, and hand-crafted frozen entrées to low-income seniors in Sonoma County through three innovative programs: Brown Bag, Diabetes Wellness and Kitchen Collective.
(Grant period: November 22, 2016 – November 21, 2017)
The Grainger Foundation
Thanks to the support of The Grainger Foundation, the REFB will continue providing healthy, vitamin-rich nourishment such as fresh produce, perishable and non-perishable protein and nutritious staple foods to 82,000 of our low-income neighbors in need of food assistance in Sonoma County.
(Grant period: November 29, 2016 – November 28, 2017)
The TJX Companies, Inc.
Thanks to the support from The TJX Companies, Inc., the REFB continues to provide a vital nutritional safety net for vulnerable youth through our Every Child, Every Day initiative. Within this initiative, we operate five programs targeted at ending childhood hunger by filling the gaps in school-based nutrition services.
(Grant period: December 28, 2016 – December 27, 2017)
The Walmart Foundation Community Grant Program
Thanks to the support from The Walmart Foundation Community Grant Program – Walmart in Windsor, Walmart in Rohnert Park, and Walmart Neighborhood Market in Rohnert Park, the REFB will continue to provide 20-25 pounds of vitamin-rich fresh fruits and vegetables, along with an assortment of staple foods through our Farm Fresh Produce Pantry program. Generosity from these stores will directly support our low-income neighbors facing hunger in the areas where the stores are located.
(Grant period: November 2016 – December 2017)
Town of Windsor Non-Profit Grant Program
Thanks to the support of the Town of Windsor Non-Profit Grant Program, the REFB will distribute 20-25 pounds of nutrient-rich, fresh fruits and vegetables to our low-income neighbors in Windsor at four Farm Fresh Produce Pantry sites.
(Grant period: July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017)