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Environmental Education and Literacy

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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International Paper

Deadline Date:

08/01/12

Description:

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Grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded to non-profit organizations to benefit local communities. The Foundation's primary focus areas are environmental education and literacy with limited funds going towards health and human services needs and employee involvement. The Foundation provides limited support for short-term, critical civic needs in the communities where it has operating facilities and for organizations - outside the focus areas - where its employees actively volunteer.

Not funded:
Salaries, stipends and other forms of compensation
Academic scholarships
Endowments
Capital expenses
Multi-year commitments
Grants to primarily benefit employees or families of International Paper, or pay for services, subscriptions, tuition, or memberships
Sponsorships or advertising
Travel expenses for groups or individuals
Team sponsorships or athletic scholarships
National conferences, sporting events and other one-time events
Expansion of educational programs, or summer programs outside of the education focus areas
More than 20 percent of a charitable organization’s total income

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 129486

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $5,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

U.S. non-profit organizations within the communities where International Paper has operating facilities.

Ineligible:
-Individuals
-Veterans or labor groups, religious or political groups or organizations that have as their primary purpose attempting to influence legislation
-Organizations that discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or national origin

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

International Paper Foundation
6400 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN 38197
Community Requests: 800-236-1996

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