Thanks to the Recycling Challenge hosted by Waste Management (WM), eight Crown Hill/Greenwood charities or community organizations will be awarded $5000 each. Â Â Deadline to apply isÂ September 16.
Last fall the Phinney Neighborhood Association (PNA) agreed to be the community partner withÂ Waste Management. Â They will be facilitating the grant process but all eligible applicants will be selecting the recipients.
To be eligible, recipients must be:
1. Â Â Â A registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization or be a community group with a current (pre-existing) fiscal sponsor
2.Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Serving all or part of the Greenwood/Crown Hillâ€“ Waste Managementâ€™sÂ WednesdayÂ North Service area (ie garbage pick-up is Wed).
3. Â Â Â A program or project already in progress or at least â€œshovel readyâ€
4. Â Â Â Able to spend the grant Â byÂ July 1, 2014
5. Â Â Â Participate in the selection committee andÂ attend two meetings (Sept 26 and Oct 10) .
Contact Ann Bowden firstname.lastname@example.org