Grants up to $20K Now Available

Apply by March 15 for StopWaste Grants


StopWaste is offering grants with total funding up to $475K for projects that focus on preventing waste in Alameda County and supporting local communities in these categories:

  • Reuse & Repair: Up to $20K per grant for projects that prevent disposal or recycling in favor of repair, reuse, recovery, and redistribution of goods and materials. For businesses and nonprofits.
  • Food Waste Prevention: Up to $20K per grant for projects that prevent food waste through product or process redesign or recover and redistribute surplus edible food to feed people. For businesses and nonprofits.
  • Surplus Food Donation Equipment: Up to $10K per grant for storage and transport equipment to recover or donate surplus edible food that would otherwise go to waste. For nonprofits only.
  • Reusable Transport Packaging: Up to $10K per grant for reusable equipment such as crates, bins and pallet wrap to replace limited-life packaging used in manufacturing, transportation and/or distribution. For businesses and nonprofits.

For details visit Application deadline is March 15, 2021.