The Community Empowerment Fund

The Community Empowerment Fund is a grant opportunity set up to encourage people with community building ideas to take the next step into making them a reality. BCA will be accepting applications from all groups /organizations that want to provide an opportunity to empower nonprofits and people throughout Crow Wing County to overcome adversity and promote self-sufficiency.

Thanks to generous donations from the people who live, work, and play in our region, we are proud to offer this funding opportunity. No idea is too big or too small. If you are looking for ways to help fund a potential project apply now!

Applications must be submitted no later than December 7th!

View official information regarding criteria and apply here 

Applications should be SUBMITTED preferably through e-mail to by December 7th, 2020.

Hard copies can be mailed but must be received no later than Dec. 7th to:
Brainerd Community Action
c/o Community Empowerment Fund
321 S. 7th St. Suite 105
Brainerd, MN 56401