Events

Starting a Groundwork Trust in Your Community

Curious to explore how the Groundwork model might add value in your community?

Groundwork USA, in partnership with NPS and EPA, is now accepting Letters of Interest from communities wishing to begin the process of applying for Groundwork USA program funding and technical assistance and to join the Groundwork Network. Letters of Interest are due April 30, 2018.

Join us for a free, informational webinar in which Groundwork Executive Director Steve Burrington will provide an overview of the Groundwork model and the process for developing a new Trust. Each phase of the application process will be discussed with emphasis on the initial phase of the process, submitting a Letter of Interest.

Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Time: 3:00 – 4:00pm EST

Registration is free:
Register today

Overview:
Funding is now in place to select a new community for the Groundwork program. The selected community will be eligible for up to $200,000 in funding and technical assistance from the National Park Service, US Environmental Protection Agency, and Groundwork USA to plan, establish, and build the capacity of a Groundwork Trust organization in their community.

For complete details on the application and selection process, including eligibility requirements, submission details, and evaluation criteria, download the Call for Letters of Interest.