Grant Funds Available for Community Beautification
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
The Montgomery County Solid Waste District, a division of Montgomery County Environmental Services, is now accepting applications for the 2019 Beautification Grant program to promote volunteerism and community beautification in Montgomery County. The grants are offered through Keep Montgomery County Beautiful (KMCB).
KMCB funds up to $1,000 per project, and graffiti abatement and community garden projects are eligible for funding. KMCB funded 25 projects in 2018.
The grant application rating criteria include the use of native and drought-tolerant plants, maintenance and sustainability, and community and volunteer involvement. Youth involvement is highly encouraged. Further rating criteria is outlined in the grant application.
For more information or to get an application, please contact Chris Hoffman at (937) 781-3064 or visit www.mcswd.org.The deadline for applications is March 15, 2019.