Foundation / Corporation
Keep Genesee County Beautiful, with funding from the Community Foundation of Greater Flint
03/23/15 5:00 PM
Grants of up to $1,000 to Genesee County, Michigan non-profits, schools and agencies to improve the visual landscape. Priority is given to initiatives that include beautification through planting of perennials and/or trees, or creating specific visual artwork using plants.
Projects may also include:
- Painting murals
- Graffiti removal and prevention
- Minimization of waste through recycling efforts
- Neighborhood blight cleanup.
Mini-grant funds may NOT be used for any of the following:
- Vegetable gardens or related materials
- Tools (including power tools)
- Hiring and/or wages for staff or workers
- Cost of watering gardens/plants/trees
- Food and water for volunteers
- Planting at privately owned homes/businesses
- Planting on privately owned vacant lots
- Film and photo processing
- Silk/plastic flowers
- Annuals (petunias, impatiens, marigolds, etc.)
- Plant/tree/shrub not hardy in USDA Zone 5 or lower
- Yard waste bags, garbage bags and gloves (available free by calling KGCB).
GrantWatch ID#: 141609
First-time grantees: up to $500.
Past recipients: up to $1,000.
Project must be completed by October 16, 2015.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Keep Genesee County Beautiful
1509 E. Court Street
Flint, MI 48503
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