The Pack Project Activation Grant
Do you have an idea that will increase participation in outdoor recreation activities?
If so, Merrell and Outdoor Nation have an opportunity for you -- The Pack Project Activation Grant Program!
Merrell and Outdoor Nation recognize that sometimes the smallest awards can make the largest differences. For this reason, The Pack Project Activation Grant Program will be awarding a total of $12,500 to a minimum of 5 projects designed to give young individuals between the ages of 18 and 28 or 501c3 non-profit organizations the resources and funding needed to bring their innovation and active ideas to life.
Grants will be awarded to the most innovative, impactful and sustainable projects focusing on increasing outdoor recreation in communities across the country.
The deadline to apply for this second cycle of the grant is November 15, 2012.
More information and application link.
The Dara Jeanne Kaufman Fund
If you have NOT been trained in our model of service-learning, would you be willing to attend a FREE ($300 value) 2-day workshop in late November or early December? Sessions will be offered in Maine and Massachussetts. If your proposal is selected for judging, we will contact you about specific dates and locations.
DEADLINE TO APPLY is: October 18, 2012
Who May Apply: K-12 classrooms, after-school programs, or community-based programs that wish to use service-learning in order to solve a problem and improve their community. We will accept proposals from students, teachers, and community