The Appalachian Partnership Fund, housed at Community Education Group (CEG), provides funding for local nonprofit groups, businesses, faith-based and community-based organizations serving Appalachia’s most vulnerable and rural populations



Community Education Group is proud to announce a new grant opportunity to support rural, Appalachian Community Based Organizations (CBOs) in their Monkeypox outreach to LGBTQIA+ communities. with support from Gilead Sciences and ViiV Healthcare for the “We Are Appalachia: Monkeypox Response” initiative. CEG will be granting award 28 mini-grants funding of $1,000 per organization to eligible programs to be used for any Monkeypox response plans that relates to education, outreach, and more. The focus of this work should involve Appalachian counties but can have a statewide impact.

CEG will accept applications on an ongoing basis until funds are spent awarded. The first review of grant applications will begin on November 15, 2022. Please see the application here: