Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR)
03/19/21 4:00 PM
Grants of up to $10,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and educational institutions for conservation and recreation activities that benefit residents in eligible locations. Applicants must attend a pre-application meeting or meet with program staff prior to applying. Projects must be located in the Lehigh Valley region (Lehigh or Northampton County).
The purpose of the mini grant program is to inspire collaborative, strategic approaches to regional conservation and/or outdoor recreation opportunities and to implement ready-to-go, single-year projects that protect and promote the natural resources of the Lehigh Valley and advance the goals of Lehigh Valley Greenways.
Lehigh Valley Greenways Conservation Landscape Vision: Lehigh Valley communities are linked to greenways, trails, and outdoor experiences resulting in stronger local economies and improved public health, green infrastructure and natural resources.
Lehigh Valley Greenways Conservation Landscape Goals:
2021 Mini Grant Program Priorities:
For a list of eligible project types, see: https://greenways.delawareandlehigh.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2021/01/2021_LVGMiniGrantInstructions.pdf#page=2
GrantWatch ID#: 166702
Grant requests shall be a minimum of $1,000 and not to exceed $10,000, with total project costs at least twice the grant request. Requested grant amounts should be rounded down to the nearest $100 increment.
- June 1, 2021 – Project start date *only if agreements are signed and returned to D&L
- November 2022 – Project completion and closeout
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://lvgreenways.org/mini-grants/apply-for-a-mini-grant/
Contact Kathleen Ward, D&L Conservation Coordinator/Lehigh Valley Greenways Co-Lead, to discuss your project ideas or answer questions: 610-923-3548 Ext 225 or email@example.com
Lehigh Valley Greenways
2750 Hugh Moore Park Road
Easton, PA 18042
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