3 Grants Available
Sustainable Neighborhoods Grant Program: Sustainable Neighborhoods Grants are $1,000 grants available to do sustainability projects in neighborhoods across Lucas County. Funding will be awarded to groups or organizations looking to implement or continue projects that lead to increased sustainability for their neighborhood. A primary goal of this funding opportunity is to promote sustainability in our region through place-based engagement at neighborhoods. You can learn more about the Sustainable Neighborhoods Grant Program at our website. You can complete the application and email it to [email protected] or mail it to One Government Center: Suite 800, Toledo, OH 43604. You can also submit an online application by following the link in the button below. Applications are due on Friday, July 2, 2021 by 5:00 pm. If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Greene Hopfer at 419.213.4530 or [email protected]
Arts Commission Safety and Beautification Grant for Uptown Residents: UpLift UpTown supports projects, programs, events, and other approaches that address safety, blight reduction, greening, and beautification efforts in Toledo’s UpTown neighborhood. Successful applications will address a specific need or area concern that contributes to increased perceptions of safety, reduce opportunities for crime, and contribute to enhancing the look, feel, and experience of the neighborhood. You can learn more about the UpLift UpTown grant at The Arts Commission’s website. Supportive, inclusive, and impactful projects that take place in the 43604 zip code after July 1, 2021 will be supported. Current granting levels are $500 and $1000 per project.
Community Garden Grants Program: In partnership with Toledo GROWS and OSU Extension-Lucas County, the Toledo-Lucas County Sustainability Commission is awarding grants to support communities who are growing their own food. This funding opportunity provides resources for community gardens in the region. You can learn more about the Community Garden Grants Program at our website. If you are interested in this grant opportunity, please tell us about your organization and garden by filling out the short application by following the link in the button below. The deadline to submit an application for this grant is Friday, July 2, 2021 by 5:00 pm. If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected]