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City accepting applications for Greenest City Grant

December 22 2016

Vancouver Tool Library, recipient of a green grant

We're now accepting applications for the Greenest City Grant. The program will provide $205,000 per year to support community-led projects and programs that help us achieve our Greenest City Action Plan targets.

Applications close on February 6, 2017.

Who can apply

  • Your organization must be a registered charity External website or a registered BC society External website .
  • Organizations from outside of Vancouver may apply, but projects must take place in and benefit Vancouver.
  • You can apply for up to 50% of the project’s budget (per project) to a maximum of $100,000 (the typical grant amount is expected to be between $35,000 and $45,000).

What projects are eligible

How to apply

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Since 2012, we have funded with the Vancouver Foundation over 600 Greenest City projects and distributed about $2 million. Projects have resulted in tangible outcomes across all 10 Greenest City goal areas.