If your organization, institution, or foundation is interested in contributing to the Alchemist Public Market campaign, please contact Executive Director, Sam Greenlee, directly. Significant opportunities remain for your organization to make a profound impact through this project.


Alchemist Public Market’s estimated budget is as follows:

  • $475,000 – Land Acquisition
  • $6,103,444 – Construction and Related Services
  • $761,111 – Equipment
  • $711,000 – Other Costs
  • $8,050,555 Total

Secured contributions include:

  • $162,600 – Grants from financial institutions (Wells Fargo, Umpqua Bank, Citi Bank, JPMorgan Chase, Merchants Bank of Commerce, Oak Valley Community Bank, Tri Counties Bank, United Business Bank)
  • $10,000 – In-kind legal services from Stoel Rives, LLP
  • $175,000 – In-kind architectural services from Dreyfuss + Blackford Architecture
  • $54,508 – Hard cost support from City of Sacramento
  • $450,000 – Funding from the State of California, SB 170 community reinvestment funds secured by Sen. Dr. Richard Pan and Assemblymember Kevin McCarty for land acquisition
  • $942,108 Total Secured

Anticipated funding contributions include:

  • $3 – 6.4 million – US Economic Development Administration grant
  • $250,000 – SMUD Integrated Design Solutions
  • Competitive grants from the State of California*
  • Funding from charitable foundations and local/regional philanthropy*
  • Additional support from City of Sacramento and Sacramento County
  • *More detailed planning with partners has been developed but is not appropriate to share publicly until funding is awarded