Foundation / Corporation
Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation
Grants of up to $40,000 to Illinois nonprofit environmental and conservation organizations for organizational capacity building projects. Funding is intended for projects that increase the capacity of nonprofits that protect wildlife habitat and natural areas in Illinois. The objective of the grant program is to broaden and strengthen the Foundation's applicant pool and ultimately increase the amount of funding opportunities for projects that purchase and protect habitat.
The Foundation will consider requests that include limited support for staff if certain criteria are met. Funding typically provides access to outside technical experts to assist with activities such as:
Grant requests from applicants organizations with additional funds from other sources will be more competitive.
GrantWatch ID#: 151295
- Eligible applicants may apply for up to $40,000 for a two-year grant project. Rarely will the Foundation’s grant cover the full cost of the work proposed.
- Limited funding for staff may be considered during the second year of a grant provided that the Grantee organization is able to raise a match for these funds during the first year.
Grants are typically two years in length.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Contact: Frances Kane firstname.lastname@example.org
Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation
2 N. LaSalle, Suite 1140
Chicago, IL 60602
P: (312) 372-5191
F: (312) 372-5190
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