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Step 3. Apply for Money

Building a recycling program from the ground up can seem overwhelming and costly when you factor in the decisions like selecting recycling bins to buy and deciding how many to purchase. If your business is struggling to find a way to fund a recycling program, you can apply for a grant through our website.

A grant can help bring the possibility of a recycling program within your organization’s reach. With a $10,000 grant, your business can move forward with recycling faster and easier. Your recycling expert will walk you through every step of the grant process from application, program launch/relaunch to the final report at 18 months.

Grant funds are available in 2017

Here are some important notes and criteria for East Metro business recycling grants:

  • One-page grant application.
  • $10,000 in funds (no match required).
  • One-page report at 18 months.
  • Funds can be used to meet your unique business needs (bins, construction, staff training, signage, dishwashers).

Learn more about the businesses that have completed the grant program.