The Bricmont Hardship Assistance Fund—named to honor founding CCOF member Barney Bricmont—is the only fund in the nation that provides direct financial assistance exclusively to organic producers who suffer financial losses due to extreme hardship. Since 2007, CCOF has distributed $250,000 in awards.* 100% of all donations go to farmers in need.
The CCOF Foundation Bricmont Hardship Assistance Fund grants are available for applicants who meet the following criteria:
Applications are closed for 2020. Check back in 2021.
*Award amounts range from $1,000-$2,500. Applications must be filled out completely to be eligible for consideration.