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Conservation Capacity: Assistance for Private Conservation Activities

Grant to a Wisconsin Environmental Non-Profit to
Encourage Private Sector Conservation Activities

Agency Type:

State

Funding Source:

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Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Deadline Date:

11/01/13

Description:

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A grant of $85,000 is available to a Wisconsin non-profit that is actively engaged in preserving and enhancing the state's natural resources and particularly its endangered species. The grantee will encourage physical and financial support from private organizations for management and restoration of the state's endangered wild animals, wild plants and natural communities.

The grantee shall do all of the following:
* Encourage private corporations and other private entities to undertake activities, including the contribution of money, that encourage management and restoration of the state's endangered wild animals, wild plants and natural communities.
* Encourage private corporations and other private entities to engage in land management practices that protect and preserve natural resources.
* Provide grants to nonprofits and other groups to encourage education, restoration and management activities to enhance the state's natural resources.

Capacity grant funds may not support lobbying activity.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 136510

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$85,000

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

$85,000

Eligibility:

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nonprofit corporation under section 501(c)(4)

Applicant must be defined in their bylaws and articles of incorporation as an organization created to accept and to utilize private contributions made to protect and enhance the state's natural resources.

Contact Information:

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

Lavane Hessler
608-267-0497 or 715-839-3709
Lavane.Hessler@wisconsin.gov

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Wisconsin

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