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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Miller Environmental Education Fund Press Release

Miller Environmental Education Fund Press Release:

               ATTENTION ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATORS

               GRANT FUNDING AVAILABLE THROUGH MEEF

The Miller Environmental Education Fund (MEEF) is now accepting applications for grant funding for 2015.  These grants will support interested applicants who will have direct contact with Moultonborough children through environmental projects and learning experiences.  Projects that qualify may include: construction of nature trails, wild life monitoring, water quality monitoring or climate change awareness, outdoor classroom activities and supplies, funds can be used to support operations for projects of this type (transportation, supplies, etc.)  Projects previously funded by MEEF have included: A nature garden of native species at MCS, a songbird study including purchase of binoculars for use by all students, a presentation and workshops for children and families by a naturalist encouraging their observations in nature.

MEEF was developed in 2007 out of a profound appreciation for the service and dedication of Michele Miller, former Principal of Moultonborough Central School and the 2006 NH Environmental Educator of the Year award recipient.

Grants this year will be available in amounts up to $1600.

If you have any questions or would like to receive an application call Frances Strayer, Project Manager, at 476-5535, or e-mail fstrayer@sau45.org.   Electronic applications must be received on or before March 20, 2015.

MEEF welcomes and encourages your continued support.  Please contact Frances Strayer if you are interested in making a donation to the fund.

2 comments:

Joe Cormier/jcormier2@myfairpoint.net said...

Didn't see MEEF in the 4415-4419 accounts ... maybe should consider.


RE 2015 Budget:
i.e.: MoBo 2015 MS-636 form to NH DRA

http://www.moultonboroughnh.gov/Pages/MoultonboroughNH_BOS/Budget/FOV1-0004732A/8b%20Budget%202015.pdf



Moultonboro Blogger said...

Joe, this is administered through the School District. The fund was set up in 2007 at the School District Annual Meeting.