Partners for Places – a collaborative funding initiative by the Funders’ Network – has released its latest RFP for Round 16. The deadline for submitting an application is January 31, 2020. You can view all of the details pertaining to the RFP here.
The Partners for Places matching grants program has helped foster dozens of new partnerships between local government sustainability leaders and place-based funders nationwide and in Canada over the past eight years. The matching grant program fosters collaborations between national funder investors and place-based funders to facilitate the pursuit of local sustainability and climate action initiatives.
Among the investor foundations that support the program are: The JPB Foundation, The Kendeda Fund, The Kresge Foundation, The New York Community Trust, Pisces Foundation, The Summit Foundation, and Surdna Foundation.
In order to help you prepare a proposal, the Partners for Places team will host an informational webinar on Thursday, Dec. 10, from 2-3 pm EST. If you’re interested and able to join, click here to register.