Climate Resilience & Community Access Grant Program

Opportunity Type: Funding

What: Climate Resilience and Community Access Grant Program

GrantorCoachella Valley Mountains Conservancy

Deadline: Ongoing

Duration: Projects of up to 24 months

Grant amount: From $100,000- - $400,000

Description:  This Coachella Valley Mountains Conservancy grant program seeks to invest in the local conservation community by creating new programs or developing organizational or agency capacity to enhance desert resilience to climate change and foster conservation of the desert as a carbon sink; promote equity in access to outdoor recreation throughout the Valley; or improve natural resources management on existing conservation lands.

Applications that represent a sustainable investment, incubate local expertise and capacity and serve historically underserved and economically disadvantage communities are especially encouraged.

Local governments, tribes and nonprofits are eligible to apply.