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Do you have a project vision, or an ongoing project, that relates to the relocalization of food, money, or energy? Would your project benefit from mentoring, networking, or fiscal sponsorship (where ACORN would administer any grant funding you receive for your project)? If so, please let us know more by filling out the simple form below.

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