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Notice of Funding Availability - Tree Canopy Restoration

Friday, August 28, 2020

DOEE seeks an eligible entities to plant over 7,000 trees in two years and perform related outreach.  The outreach will be to private and public landowners to: identify new planting opportunities in the District of Columbia; develop and implement tree planting plans; incentivize the planting of new trees on private lands; ensure the viability of newly planted trees; and, engage community members, organizations, stakeholders, and landowners throughout the process.  The amount available for the project is approximately $1,300,000.  The deadline for application submissions is September 28, 2020.

Beginning August 28, 2020 the full text of the Request for Applications (RFA) will be available below.

A person may obtain a copy of this RFA by any of the following means:

Download from the attachments below.

Email a request to [email protected] with “Request copy of RFA 2020-2020-WPD” in the subject line.

The deadline for application submissions is September 28, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. The online application must be time stamped by 11:59 p.m. on the date the application is due. E-mail the completed application to [email protected]

Eligibility: All the institutions below may apply for this grant:

  • Nonprofit organizations, including those with IRS 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) determinations;
  • Faith-based organizations; and
  • Private Enterprises.

For additional information regarding this RFA, write to: [email protected].