Foundation / Corporation
Grants of up to $40,000 to Washington nonprofit organizations, governmental and tribal entities, and IHEs for projects related to the water quality of eligible bodies of water. Preference will be given to projects that benefit underserved communities. Funding is intended to improve or prevent degradation of the water quality of Puget Sound and its watershed.
The Fund’s goal is to mitigate past pollution runoff by supporting community-based efforts to protect or improve the water quality of Puget Sound. Project proposals centered around equity and with strong community involvement and participation are especially encouraged to apply. Applications from environmental justice and equity centered organizations are strongly encouraged.
The Foundation particularly encourages proposals that will benefit water quality in the following areas:
Here are some examples of the types of projects that are eligible for funding:
For additional examples, see https://rosefdn.org/puget-sound-stewardship-mitigation-fund/eligibility.
GrantWatch ID#: 179821
Grants will be awarded up to a maximum of $40,000. If your organization has an annual budget of $100,000 or less, the Foundation recommends applying for a grant of $10,000 or less.
Most grants are for a one year period; however, you do not have to ask for a one year grant. It is permitted to request a shorter or longer grant period if that is what you need.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://rosefdn.org/onlineapplication
For more information, contact:
Kevin Hendrick, Grants Manager
Tim Little, Executive Director
(510) 658-0702 x301
For technical questions or assistance with the application system, please contact:
Laura Fernandez, Program Officer
(510) 658-0702 x304
1970 Broadway, Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612-2218
phone (510) 658-0702
fax (510) 658-0732
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