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Essex County Land and Environment Initiative (ECLEI)

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas
for Environmental Projects that Benefit Local Residents

Agency Type:

Local

Funding Source:

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Essex County Community Foundation (ECCF)

Deadline Date:

10/15/21

Description:

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Grants of up to $25,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for environmental projects that improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to promote the stewardship of local water, land, and other natural resources. Eligible programs benefit the residents of Essex County.

The current areas of priority for the Fund are to:

  • Acquire land for open space and passive recreational use
  • Provide access to open lands by building and maintaining parking and picnic areas and trails
  • Promote stewardship of our county’s natural resources
  • Manage the county’s growth wisely.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 198170

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $25,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must have 501(c)(3) tax status under the IRS tax code and serve Essex County residents.

ECCF is committed to non-discrimination. They support organizations that use all reasonable efforts to recruit, hire, train, promote and serve persons without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law, except where such status is a bona fide qualification for the service being provided and is related to the organization’s mission.

ECLEI grants will not be awarded:
- To individuals.
- For sectarian or religious purposes.
- For political purposes.
- For debt or deficit reduction.
- For capital campaigns for buildings, land acquisition, or endowment.

Pre-Application Information:

Proposals must be submitted online by no later than October 15, 2021.

Grants will be awarded by early 2022.

Application process: https://www.eccf.org/grant-application-process/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: https://www.grantinterface.com/eccf/Common/LogOn.aspx

Contact:
Hehershe Busuego
Director of Programs & Racial Equity
(978) 777-8876 x128
h.busuego@eccf.org

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