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MORPC Update: Waterfire, Clean Air Awards, Farmers Markets and more

May 15, 2009 kidsandnature FundingParentingParks and LandPhysical Activity

From MORPC: MORPC Center for Energy & Environment Update Thursday, May 14, 2009 Items of Interest: Riverfest On Tour Kick-Off! Friday, May 29, COSI, 5:00 p.m. In hopes of attracting people outdoors to appreciate our abundant natural resources, the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) has coordinated plenty of weekend activities to enjoy this June as […]

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Economic Recovery (stimulus bill) funds available for parks and rec

March 27, 2009 kidsandnature FundingLegislationNationalParks and LandStatewide

Information here is from the OPRA site. Ohio Parks and Recreation Association is holding workshops around the state about applying for funding. Stimulus Funds for Parks and Recreation Agencies The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act was created to stimulate and add balance to the economy by investing in job creation and important infrastructure improvements. The […]

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Next Membership Meeting is April 16 at Indianola Children’s Center

March 4, 2009 kidsandnature Camps and Youth DevelopmentEducation/SchoolsFundingLegislationMental and Behavioral HealthOctober Action ItemsParentingParks and LandSpiritual and ReligiousStatewide

Please join us for our next membership meeting, April 16, at the Indianola Children’s Center. Time: 7-8:30pm This meeting is open to the full membership. We haven’t set the agenda yet, but we always allow time for members to introduce themselves and “pitch” their organization and what they do. You are welcome to suggest agenda […]

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Exciting Opportunity! LNCI is the nonprofit partner of an Expo at the Zoo!

January 15, 2009 kidsandnature FundingParenting

Please check out the Website for the Baby the Planet Expo, which is a part of the Columbus Parent Expo at the Zoo. (You know, the day parents get to come to the zoo for free and there are a zillion people there, browsing the booths and picking up information?) Baby the Planet Expo focuses […]

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The National Forum on Children and Nature Endorses 30 Projects That Get Kids Back Outdoors

November 16, 2008 kidsandnature FundingNational

The National Forum on Children and Nature Endorses 30 Projects That Get Kids Back Outdoors November 12, 2008 Contact: Vanessa Vaughan, The Conservation Fund, 703.908.5809 Arlington, VA – The National Forum on Children and Nature today announced its endorsement of 30 creative demonstration projects across the nation that reconnect kids with nature. These projects promise […]

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SWACO Grant deadline May 1

April 10, 2008 kidsandnature Funding

http://www.swaco.org/SmartCommunities/Grants.aspx They have tens of thousands to give out, mostly for recycling programs, but also for awareness and education about reduce, reuse and recycle. Could also apply to groups who purchase compostable products, such as the containers we used at the conference for the lunches, which were made of corn.

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RFP for health grants in Central Ohio

March 11, 2008 kidsandnature Funding

I wanted to share this with the entire membership. LNCI Central Ohio Collaborative will be applying for funds. Dear Colleague, On behalf of the Central Ohio Primary Care Foundation (COPCF), attached you will find a Request for Proposals from eligible organizations for grants that support COPCF’s mission to promote the overall physical and emotional health […]

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Minutes from meeting of summit subgroup: Urban Natural Areas

November 20, 2007 kidsandnature FundingOctober Action ItemsParks and Land

by Elayna Grody, Columbus Recreation and Parks Leave No Child Inside – Urban Natural Areas Meeting November 8, 2007 Activities that occurred since the Summit: Katie Sanford, Action for Children, received a grant to develop nature packs for after school programs and parents. These packs will be full of information and activities to encourage kids […]

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No Child Left Inside DVD

November 19, 2007 brenda FundingLegislationOctober Action ItemsUncategorized

Hello All! I just wanted to drop a line to tell you all a little about the NAAEE Conference (North American Association for Environmental Education). At the conference I had the privilege of showing the DVD that Jenny Morgan created, and many of us viewed at Camp Wyandot at the Summit. It was so well […]

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Summit Notes: How can we all collectively market what we are already doing?

November 8, 2007 kidsandnature Camps and Youth DevelopmentEducation/SchoolsFundingMental and Behavioral HealthParentingParks and Land

Convener: Heather Starck Participants: Andrea Hedge, Christine Godward, Marc Behrendt, John O’Meara, Kelli Drummer, Val Mitrione, Alice Hohl, and about 20 other people! Summary: Create a collective message, logo/tagline First step: Market internally within your constituency and use this joint message -Get together to pool resources to create PSAs, brochures, etc. -Tap into green movement: […]

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