Chapter Opportunities

Check out the many opportunities The 84 offers for chapters to get involved and fight Big Tobacco

Join The 84

Register to become a Chapter and join Chapters around the state making a difference in Massachusetts!

Mini-grants

Each year, The 84 Movement offers its Chapters the opportunity to apply for a mini-grant. If a Chapter is awarded a mini-grant, they are responsible for completing their project, presenting their findings, and managing their budget. We look forward to reading your applications then.

  • Number of awards:Up to 15 Chapters of The 84 will be funded
  • Funding range$1,000-$2,000
  • Overall eligibility: Applying groups must have at least 5 youth and 1 adult advisor who will work on the project, and must be registered for year 2016-2017 as an 84 Chapter at time of application. (Register your Chapter)
  • Required event: Kick Butts Day on March 15, 2017 is a required event for all mini-grantees. At least 2 youth and the adult advisor must plan to attend.

Previous projects included:

  • Conducting surveys about flavored tobacco use
  • Conducting assessments of local tobacco retail establishments
  • Creating a community map of tobacco retailers and relevant youth hangouts
  • Recruiting other Chapters to join the movement
  • Changing local tobacco policies
  • Engaging the LGBTQ community
  • Creating your own project

Mini-grant applications are currently closed. Stayed tuned for the next round which will begin in September 2017!