Get Outdoors PA recently announced the award of 9 Community Partner Mini-Grants totaling $17,030 were awarded in its second round of the grant program.
Three of the 50 percent matching grants totaling $3,000 each—the maximum—went to:
-- Manheim Township, Lancaster County: Bird/wildlife viewing, nature photography, and hiking/walking;
-- Venture Outdoors, Allegheny County: Geocaching, bird/wildlife viewing, and camping; and
-- Wildlands Conservancy, Lehigh County: Biking and paddling.
Other recipients received grant funding for similar programming, in addition to snowshoeing, orienteering, and others.
For more information on becoming a Community Partner, visit the Get Outdoors PA website.(Reprinted from the July 6 DNCR Resource newsletter. Click Here to sign up for your own copy (bottom of the page).