Do your streets need some green?
Applications are now being accepted for the Street Tree Matching Grant where grantees can receive up to $50,000.
The Street Tree Matching Grant is funded by Miami-Dade County and engages municipalities, non-profits and community organizations in planting native or Florida-friendly trees. Applicants are encouraged to consider comprehensive approach to tree planting that includes maintenance and outreach plans.
Grant applications are evaluated with the following:
- Existing Tree Canopy and Income Level
- Maintenance Plan
- Project Enhancements
- Community Outreach
This grant aims to help the Million Trees Miami campaign, which is a community-wide effort to plant one million trees to achieve a 30 percent tree canopy cover for Miami-Dade County.
Submission deadline is Nov. 15. For more information, call 305-755-7849 or email [email protected].Apply for the Street Tree Matching Grant