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 


Submit an Application

Complete applications should be submitted to or mailed to:

77 Water Street, Suite 202, New York, New York 10005

Applications can also be faxed to (212)989-0983.

Please note that all applications should be received no later than March 23, 2018


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