The purpose of this memo is to allocate funding for Farm to Food Bank Projects in FY 2023.
The purpose of Farm to Food Bank Projects is to (a) reduce food waste at the agricultural production, processing, or distribution level through the donation of food, (b) provide food to individuals in need, and (c) build relationships between agricultural producers, processors, and distributors and emergency feeding organizations through the donation of food.
Overview of TEFAP Reach and Resiliency grant opportunity.
FNS awarded $39,419,932 in round one TEFAP Reach and Resiliency grants to 38 TEFAP state agencies.
Webinar on TEFAP Reach and Resiliency Grants overview and how to apply for funding.
TEFAP Reach and Resiliency Overview of Grant Initiative webinar recording.
State agencies apply for reimbursement using Form FSA-21, submitted to the appropriate FNS regional office for approval.