Educate, engage, act and collaborate for the environment
The Green Partners Program supports organizations to actively educate and empower Hennepin County residents to make positive environmental changes in their daily lives by:
Eligible organizations include non-profit organizations, community and youth groups, multicultural organizations, congregations, private and public schools, and park districts. The Green Partners Program consists of three groups with varying levels of support and requirements.
Seed Group: Receive free field trip transportation and activity supplies.
Root Group: Receive up to $8,000 to implement a project based on existing resources.
Branch Group: Receive up to $15,000 to implement an innovative project.
Request for Proposals
Root and Branch Request for proposals are offered in Spring and Fall (proposal deadlines are in May and November).
Find the Request for proposals and application instructions online at www.hennepin.us/greenpartners.
You are strongly encouraged to contact the program manager for any needed assistance such as feedback on project ideas, advice, and general help with the application. Email Patience Caso at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 612-348-9352 or visit http://www.hennepin.us/greenpartners.