A new grant program is being offered by the Montgomery County Government and the Chesapeake Bay Trust to support watershed restoration and outreach throughout Montgomery County.
The goal of this program is to reduce stormwater runoff and pollutants through community-based restoration implementation as well as projects focused on public engagement through education, outreach, and stewardship.
Please note that this is a completely new funding opportunity that is available for 501(c)3 nonprofits within Montgomery County. Grant awards will be up to $50,000. More information is available online and we encourage you to contact the Chesapeake Bay Trust to discuss any project ideas you might have.
Montgomery County Watershed Restoration and Outreach Grant Program: The Montgomery County Government and the Chesapeake Bay Trust grant program encourages on-the-ground restoration including RainScapes practices as well as outreach and engagement activities that reduce stormflow and pollutants and engage Montgomery County residents in the restoration and protection of the local rivers and streams of Montgomery County.