MONTEVERDE COMMUNITY FUND

Strengthening the Monteverde community

today and for future generations.

MICRO GRANTS 2020

We know that Monteverde continues to reinvent itself through the crisis and we want to support your initiatives. 

We are once again receiving applications for proposals that address the challenges in the community that have resulted from the COVID crisis.



The Community Fund is looking to support projects that have the potential to grow and generate employment, that produce short-term results, and benefit more than one family. We're interested in promoting the diversification of the economy and supporting initiatives that come from organized and multi-family groups.

 

Grant size: $100 - $500

Deadline: November 13th, 2020
 

WHO ARE WE?

A non profit catalyst for sustainability 

in the Monteverde region. 

Monteverde Emergency Fund 2020

Working together in the face of global adversity.

Monteverde felt a deep economic impact by with the arrival of COVID-19 to Costa Rica. With new regulations and the complete lockdown on our borders preventing tourists from traveling into the country, a large percentage of our community has had little to no income for the past months and many depend solely on the generosity of others.

For this reason we partnered with the Local Emergency Commission and the Liaison Commission, and offered our platforms to help raise funds which are being used to buy fresh, local produce for families in need.

To learn more, visit our Emergency Fund section here.

Learn more about Monteverdes brand new alliance that promises to invest in the wellbeing of the community.

 OUR IMPACT MODEL 

FUNDING

Capture monetary resources and invest in projects and programs that nourish the community.

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FISCAL AGENCY

Remove barriers to funding for community groups, so they can focus on the life-changing work they do best.

CAPACITY BUILDING

Establish a junction for information sharing, collaboration, and innovation.

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"The Monteverde Community Fund is the crucial seed funder for local innovation..."

-Justin Welch, member of Monteverde’s
Municipal Solid Waste Management Commission (COMIRES)

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CONTACT US

Monteverde Community Fund

Provincia de Puntarenas, Monteverde, Costa Rica

©2019 by Fondo Comunitario Monteverde. Photos courtesy of Monteverde community members.