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LCEC provides island entities with funding awards

By LCEC - | Oct 14, 2020

LCEC recently announced that it will provide Environmental Funding Awards to the Cape Coral Friends of Wildlife, Audubon’s Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, Future Forestry Corporation, Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum and Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife. Collectively, they are being awarded more than $17,000. LCEC’s Environmental Funding Awards are given out twice a year with deadlines happening in March and September. An application can be downloaded at www.lcec.net/about-lcec/community-and-education/environment. Interested organizations must meet certain criteria to be considered for the award, including being located within LCEC service territory, funding utilized for projects/programs related to the environment and the utility industry, and having a demonstrated need for funds.