Captain Planet FoundationDeadline: September 30, 2016
The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live. The Foundation funds and supports hands-on environmental projects that inspire and empower children and youth around the world as they work individually and collectively creating environmental solutions in their homes, schools, and communities.
Grants are made for activities that have are project-based, performed by youth, and have real environmental outcomes. Grants from the Captain Planet Foundation are intended to:
- Provide hands-on environmental stewardship opportunities for youth
- Serve as a catalyst to getting environment-based education in schools
- Inspire youth and communities to participate in community service through environmental stewardship activities
Amount: Grants range from $250-$2,500. Preference is given to organizations that have secured at least 50% in matching funds for their projects.
Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations, including schools that are nonprofit.