Farm Credit Canada (FCC) AgriSpirit Fund is giving a combined total of $750,000 to 76 community groups across Canada for local capital projects.
In Alberta, $458,000 has been given to AgriSpirit projects over the past five years, contributing over $2.5 million in funding to rural communities across Canada.
In 2009, FCC is celebrating its 50th anniversary and $1 million will be donated by the FCC AgriSpirit Fund to support local projects. Community groups will have an opportunity to apply for the FCC AgriSpirit Fund from May 1 to June 15, 2009. Visit www.agrispirit.cafor eligibility requirements and more information.