ULI New Mexico was one of the 16 grants totaling $320,000 have been awarded to Urban Land Institute (ULI) district and national councils through ULI’s Urban Innovation Grant program. Only ULI district and national councils are eligible to apply for grants, with awards ranging between $10,000 and $25,000. The recipients were announced today at ULI’s Fall Meeting in New York City.
The winning grant proposal:
ULI New Mexico: Increasing New Mexico’s Locally Sourced Food: A Vision Plan – ULI New Mexico will spearhead for the state a preliminary community-based vision plan for how to strengthen the capability of the state’s agricultural sector to increase local food consumption and procurement. The district council will foster collaboration and dialogue by publicizing events, contribute to publications, facilitate community engagement, and develop strategies to integrate public and private efforts.