CFPCGPCommunity Food Projects Competitive Grants Program (est. 1996; US Department of Agriculture)
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The CFPCGP awards one-time competitive grants to private, nonprofit entities for community food projects designed to "meet the food needs of low-income people" and "promote comprehensive responses to local food, farm, and nutrition issues.
Since 2009, the CFPCGP has received only $5 million in annual funding.
Nutrition programs received approximately $209 billion in the 2008 Farm Bill; (237) because the CFPCGP is a nutrition program, (238) Congress could allocate a minute fraction of nutrition funding to bolster this program.