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General Purposes

Alliance for the Great Lakes

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Addressing the Freshwater Challenge
  • Grant Amount $500,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2024–December 31, 2025
  • Location Chicago, IL, United States
  • Geographic Focus Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin

About this grant

The Alliance for the Great Lakes is a leading organization working to address and solve some of the biggest environmental challenges facing the region. For over 50 years, the Alliance has been focused on improving water quality and water infrastructure, reducing agricultural pollution, stopping invasive species and restoring the Great Lakes through local partnerships, volunteerism and coalition building. With renewed support from the Mott Foundation, the grantee will continue its advocacy and education efforts to create and strengthen policies that provide safe, clean and accessible water for the more than 40 million residents of the Great Lakes region and ensure the Great Lakes are protected and healthy for future generations.