Monday, April 15, 2019

The Air District is offering grants of up to $25,000 to nonprofit partners and community-based organizations to support and sponsor community-based solutions that address air pollution while also helping reduce our global climate impact. 

Spare the Air Status

Grant funding is available to support air quality education and engagement efforts. These grants will fund non-technical activities such as active transportation educational campaigns, urban greening projects and environmental justice community engagement projects.

Examples of eligible activities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Non-technical air quality educational campaigns
  • School or community-led tree planting projects
  • Neighborhood level urban greening projects
  • Active transportation programming in areas of high air pollution
  • Support for air quality-related community engagement work in areas of high air pollution
  • Community environmental justice education and outreach

Applications are now being accepted and must be uploaded electronically by 5 PM on June 7, 2019.

The Air District will host a webinar and informational session on Monday, April 22, 2019, at 3:30 PM, and prospective applicants will have the opportunity to ask questions about their proposals. Register to attend the informational webinar.  

View Community Grant Program web page.

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Last Updated: 4/19/2019