Who is Eligibile?
Non-profit orgranizations with tax-exempt status 501(c)(3), municipalities and educational institution
Do I need a match?
No, but using these funds to leverage other funds in order to accomplish a larger project is encouraged and will be rewarded
1% for Nature will accept requests to do land, water and park conservation projects that create permanently protected natural areas, extinghish developoment rights, secure trail easements or rights of way, and/or enhance public access and enjoyment of protected lands.
The 1% for Nature mini-grant program is a reimbursement-funding program which will provide 2 categories of grants for nature projects in Monre County in its second year. The first is the Seedling grant which is limited to requests of $500 with no match required. The second is the Sapling grant with a $1,000 to $2,500 grant range and a 50/50 inkind or cash match requirement. There is a total of $7,500 available for disbursement.
Grant applications are due February 1. 2021 at noon