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
Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.
Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d
Grants of up to $20,000 to Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and tribal governments for activities that enhance trees and forests in local communities. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of training and ed
Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are
Grant of $9,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for child psychology research projects. The purpose of the program is for research and demonstration projects that foster an understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholast
Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, educational institutions, and volunteer fire companies for community benefit projects. Funding is intended to support a wide range of impactful and sustainable initiatives that meet community needs.
Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The Fu
Donations to USA nonprofit organizations for programming support for arts, pre-K-12 education, and literacy programs across the country. In addition, sponsorship opportunities are provided to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations focusing on literacy, the arts, a