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General Purposes

The Funders Network

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $50,000
  • Grant Period July 1, 2006–June 30, 2008
  • Location Coral Gables, FL, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

The Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities is a resource and focal point for foundations, nonprofit organizations and other partners working to solve the environmental, social and economic problems created by suburban sprawl and urban disinvestment.This grant will enable the network to strengthen the abilities of funders to support organizations promoting smart growth and creating livable communities.Recent accomplishments include hosting annual conferences; coordinating meetings and projects on specific topics; developing a comprehensive Web site; and preparing issue papers and special reports.