Category: Grant Opportunities

Healing Our Waters Grants Now Available

Posted on February 11, 2015 by

We are happy to announce the 2015 Healing Our Waters Grant Program. The Program is designed to help groups develop applications for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants and engage the community on existing government-led restoration projects. The HOW Grant Program has been immensely effective in past years, enabling many recipients to successfully apply for GLRI […]

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Just for You! Funding & Support

Posted on February 5, 2015 by

The New Year brings renewed funding from Freshwater Future!  We are pleased to invite you to apply to our grant programs and seek our expert advice with our consulting services. Our Grant Opportunities and Membership information for 2015 is now available online. We are one of the only sources of funding for grassroots actions to […]

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Grants available for volunteer efforts to clean Michigan’s waters

Posted on December 18, 2014 by

The Michigan DEQ and Great Lakes Commission today announced the availability of $25,000 for small grants to support local efforts to clean up Michigan rivers, streams and creeks. Michigan’s Volunteer River, Stream, and Creek Cleanup Program supports grants to local units of government to help clean Michigan waterways. Local units of government may partner with […]

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Funding Available from Freshwater Future and Michigan’s Invasive Species Grants Program

Posted on October 24, 2014 by

The leaves are turning and the year end is fast approaching.  Don’t forget about these great funding opportunities through Freshwater Future and the 2014 Michigan Invasive Species Grants Program. Freshwater Future Opportunities Special Opportunity Grants: Fondly referred to as SOGs, these grants are reserved for aquatic habitat protection efforts that may not coincide with the application timeline or grant […]

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Register Today for Online Workshop and Trainings

Posted on July 9, 2014 by

Whether your group is all-volunteer or has staff, we know that working to improve your community presents many challenges.  We put together a great series of low-cost online workshops that cover issue work—mining and climate change; organizational needs–fundraising and accounting; and communications—social media and digital “storytelling”.  We’ll help you learn new skills to help you […]

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