Three Stewardship Grant workshops scheduled - grant applications are due in April
Environmental Services will grant $95,000 this year to support watershed health projects in the City of Portland. Grant applications are due by Friday, April 8, 2011 at 4:00 p.m.
The Community Watershed Stewardship Program (CWSP) provides grants of up to $10,000 for projects that encourage watershed protection and enhancement. Citizen groups, businesses, non-profits, student groups, faith organizations, neighborhood, business or homeowner associations, and service groups in the City of Portland are eligible to apply. Past projects include pavement removal, community gardens, art and education, rain gardens, invasive plant removal, bioswales, naturescaping, and natural area cleanup and restoration.
Get application materials and information at www.portlandonline.com/bes/stewardship, call 503-823-7917 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Environmental Services has scheduled three grant workshops for applicants.
Saturday, January 22
10:30 a.m. - noon
801 SW 10th Avenue
Wednesday, January 26
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
8226 N Denver Avenue
Thursday, February 17
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
East Portland Community Center
740 SE 106th Avenue
For more information, contact Linc Mann at 503-823-5328.