Vacant Lot Transformation Grants Available

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CARE- A -LOT is a city led effort to develop sustainable, innovative greening strategies to transform vacant lots into assets for a growing Baltimore City. The purpose of BMORE Beautiful’s Care -A -Lot Program is to support innovative community groups and organizations in the cleaning, maintenance and beautification of vacant lots in Baltimore.

Grant Opportunities

CARE-A- LOT annually selects community based organizations for the program through a competitive application process. Selected groups can receive a grant fund up to $5,500 for caring for up to 25 lots. The value of the grant depends on the number of vacant lots maintained and equates to $22 per lot visit for a total of 10 visits per lot during the grant period (May –October). Participants must be a 501(c)3 or have a fiscal sponsor that is a 501(c)3.

To download the application form, click here. Applications are due March 9, 2018 by 5:00 PM.