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Grants & Funding Shaffeek Ali, P.Ag Director, AB Ag Societies Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development (780) 422 – 4909

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1 Grants & Funding Shaffeek Ali, P.Ag Director, AB Ag Societies Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development (780) 422 –

2 AAFRD Funding Two Sources: –Ag Society Grant –Ag Initiative Program

3 Ag Societies Grant Purpose: to assist ag societies fulfill their overall “objective to encourage the improvement of agriculture, horticulture, homemaking and the quality of life in the agricultural community” (Ag Society Act) Eligibility:all Ag Societies in good standing with Ag Societies Act

4 Ag Society Grant Basic Grant $17, 500 Operating 16% Activities23% Leadership 95% TOTAL$8.6 M

5 Ag Initiative Grant Purpose: To encourage improvements in agriculture, the quality of life in the agricultural community and to facilitate rural development Eligibility: Ag Societies and other not-for- profit organizations with objectives related to agriculture and rural development

6 Ag Initiative Grant $2.95 M Capital 1:1 to a max. $75,000 –$ contribution: min 25% of project costs Activities & Programs : 3:1(grant:local) –Local/Regional: max. $20,000 –Provincial :max.$40,000

7 More Information AAFRD Website: –www.agric.gov.ab.ca

8 Staff Contact Shauna Johnston: (780) 427 – 4221 – Cindy Dixon: (780) 427 – 4311 –

9 Thank You Questions ????


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