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Deadline extended for Keep Indianapolis Beautiful grant opportunities for schools

INDIANAPOLIS – (August 18, 2011) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB) has extended the application deadline for KIB Clubs. Applicants are encouraged to submit requests before the 2011 deadline to ensure their part in revitalizing their community and greening their neighborhoods and schools.

KIB Clubs—a resource grant to develop and install an outdoor learning area and make an immediate impact on your surroundings through ‘hands on’ opportunities for students and youth in tree plantings, creating wildlife habitats, gardens, litter abatement, recycling, and other environmental projects.

Participants are also encouraged to explore and understand challenges in the urban environment and to learn how to care for and improve their community. This program will be accepting applications until November 1, 2011; however, only three grants will be awarded for the upcoming planting season. Applications are available at www.kibi.org/kib_clubs.

About Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc.
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. is a private, nonprofit organization uniting people to build community and transform public spaces through aesthetic and environmental improvement. In 2010, KIB engaged nearly 40,000 volunteers on 500 community improvement projects. To learn more, please visit www.kibi.org.