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Pacific Southwest, Region 9

Serving: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Pacific Islands, Tribal Nations

Community Action for a Renewed Environment
(CARE) Grants

Purpose To provide support to help communities form collaborative partnerships, develop a comprehensive understanding of many sources of risk from toxics and environmental pollutants, set priorities and identify and carry out projects to reduce risks through collaborative action at the local level.
Eligible Applicants Local, public nonprofit organizations, Federally-recognized Tribal government, Native American Organizations, Private nonprofit organizations, quasi-public nonprofit organization both interstate and intrastate, local government, colleges and universities.
Award Amount Two funding levels:
  1. $75,000-$100,000
  2. $150,000-$300,000
Total Awarded in Fiscal Year To be determined in FY 2013.
Matching Share No matching share required.
Key Dates:
Application Due;

Due: To be determined.
Selection: To be determined.
  • Reduce exposures to toxic pollutants through collaborative actions at the local level.
  • Help communities gain an understanding of all potential sources of exposure to toxic pollutants.
  • Work with communities to set priorities for risk reduction activities create self-sustaining, community based partnerships that will continue to improve the local environment.

See website for more info.
CARE Cooperative Agreements

Contact Person
EPA Office/Division
Marva E. King (king.marva@epa.gov)
HQ Care Program
(202) 564-2599



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