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General Purposes

Freshwater Future

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Addressing the Freshwater Challenge
  • Grant Amount $150,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2016–December 31, 2017
  • Location Petoskey, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin

About this grant

Freshwater Future, a regional environmental organization based in Michigan, supports citizens working to protect lakes, rivers, and wetlands throughout the Great Lakes Basin. Activities include supporting individuals and groups working at the local level while also helping amplify their collective voice on high priority Great Lakes policy issues. This grant increase will allow the grantee to begin addressing water infrastructure challenges and strengthen its relationships with community groups in selected Great Lakes urban areas.