Minnesota Beautiful Grant
(formerly Picture It Painted)
WCI works with Minneapolis-based Valspar Corporation
to provide paint, stain or other products for regional restoration and beautification projects. Local governments and nonprofit organizations in WCI's nine-county service area may apply.Eligible applicants:
501(c)(3) nonprofit and units of governmentRestrictions:
- Denominational churches
- Typical city maintenance projects
- Privately owned facilities that do not provide a public benefit
Amounts available: No initial limits are set on product amounts for any one project. Valspar determines each fiscal year the total amount of products they are able to grant on a statewide basis. Projects are awarded based on meeting the criteria as well as product availability.
Deadlines: Applications for 2013 are due March 4, 2013. Approved projects will be announced March 25.
Application and detailed information: CLOSED FOR 2013 |
Recent Minnesota Beautiful projects:
Traverse County Group Workcamp