Northshore Community Foundation

Northshore Community Foundation

The Northshore Community Foundation unites human and financial resources to enhance the quality of life in the Northshore region. To do this, the NCF builds assets that drive initiatives and solutions; engages community leaders to develop appropriate responses to emerging opportunities and challenges; and evaluates their work to share the results with stakeholders.

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Office of Lieutenant Governor, Dept. of Culture, Rec. and Tourism, Division of Historic Preservation

Office of Lieutenant Governor, Dept. of Culture, Rec. and Tourism, Division of Historic Preservation

The Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism Office of the Lieutenant Governor provides several financial resources for initiatives related to the preservation, promotion, and development of Louisiana’s historical, cultural, educational, natural, and recreational resources. 

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U.S. Department of Agriculture (Agricultural Marketing Service)

U.S. Department of Agriculture (Agricultural Marketing Service)

The USDA provides a wide variety of financial resources, including tax incentives, grant, loans, capacity building, among others. These resources are provided to assist the economic development of rural communities, conservation of natural resources, improving housing options, and strengthening local and regional food systems.

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U.S. Department of Agriculture (Forest Service)

U.S. Department of Agriculture (Forest Service)

The USDA Forest Legacy Program provides grants to state partners to protect important forests threatened by conversion. The program focuses on working forests that provide forest products and resource-based jobs, protect air and water quality, provide recreational opportunities, and protect fish and wildlife habitat, including habitat of threatened or endangered species.

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U.S. Department of Agriculture (National Institute for Food and Agriculture)

U.S. Department of Agriculture (National Institute for Food and Agriculture)

The USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture provides grants to nonprofit organizations through their Community Food Project. The project is designed to increase community food security by assessing strengths, establishing linkages, and creating systems that improve the self-reliance of community members over their food needs.

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U.S. Department of Agriculture (Natural Resources Conservation Service)

U.S. Department of Agriculture (Natural Resources Conservation Service)

The USDA provides a wide variety of financial resources, including tax incentives, grant, loans, capacity building, among others. These resources are provided to assist the economic development of rural communities, conservation of natural resources, improving housing options, and strengthening local and regional food systems.

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U.S. Department of Agriculture (Rural Development)

U.S. Department of Agriculture (Rural Development)

USDA Rural Development grants support the development and ability of private, nonprofit community-based housing and community development organizations, and low income rural communities to improve housing, community facilities, community and economic development projects in rural areas.

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