Composting Grant

Citizens Committee for New York City, the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board (SWAB), and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer have partnered to offer grants to start, expand and grow composting programs in all five boroughs of New York City

Grants of up to $750 are awarded to community groups working on neighborhood composting programs. Groups eligible for funding include community associations, community gardens, friends of park groups, housing development groups, nonprofits, schools, colleges and universities, hospitals, and private businesses. Grants can be used to purchase materials to start or expand upon a composting program.

 

Application Instructions 

STEP 1

STEP 2

Download an application.

WORD APPLICATION: Save a copy of the application to your computer. Open the document, fill in your answers, save it as a Word Document, and send it back to us.

You may also print out either version of the application and hand-write your answers. If you run into trouble with any of the application formats, send us an email or give us a call. 

STEP 3

Submit your application.

Completed proposals can be sent via email to kgrassle@citizensnyc.org or by fax at (212) 989-0983

Proposals can also be mailed to our office.
Attn: Katie Grassle
77 Water Street, Suite 202
New York, New York 10005