SWACO's 2023 Community Waste Reduction Grant program is a competitive grant program that is open to government organizations, schools, and non-profit organizations in Franklin County, OH. The program provides funding for innovative projects that seek to significantly reduce waste and/or increase the diversion of recoverable materials that would otherwise be sent to the Franklin County sanitary landfill for disposal. Join us to learn more about the program's purpose, eligibility requirements, and to have your questions answered. Please visit the Community Waste Reduction Grant Program webpage to download the 2023 application package. Sign up here.
SWACO knows businesses will be key participants in helping us achieve our diversion goal of 75% by 2032. In this 30-minute webinar, the SWACO business administrator will outline what the Business Recycling Champions program is, how to apply for up to $2,000 in financial incentives that are available in three categories, and answer your questions. This webinar is open to all businesses in SWACO’s Jurisdiction (Franklin County businesses). Sign up here.
The seeks to assist local event organizers with reducing event-generated waste and diverting as much as possible from the landfill. In addition, these grants also assist event organizers in building the infrastructure needed to sustain these diversion efforts in order to continue to contribute to a safe and healthy community for all Franklin County residents.
WEBINAR: (June 16, 2021) 2022 Community Waste Reduction Grant (CWRG) Pre-Application webinar provides clarity on our 2022 CWRG process including the application package and required supporting documentation, timeline, and information on past recipients and projects. Watch the Webinar.