Environmental Resources

Want to learn more about how to join in the sustainability movement in DC? We have assembled  a round-up of some of DC’s most useful resources to learn about the environment and sustainability in DC.


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Green Guides

Requesting a City Tree

Sites for Job Openings

Grants and Funding


Green Guides

DSLBD Green DC Restaurants Action Manual
The Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD) created this guide to help food service businesses become more sustainable with tips, strategies, free tools, overview of DC policies and examples of other DC Green businesses.

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Requesting a City Tree

Get DC Trees
Residents can suggest new planting locations to DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration on this app. UFA will then prioritize requested areas in its Fall planting season.

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Sites for Job Openings

DUG Newsletter 
Comprehensive list of job openings in greater DC area


Future Harvest Casa

Good Food Jobs


Josh’s Water Jobs

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition Member Groups and Allies

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Grants and Funding


Agriculture in the Classroom VA Teacher Awards and Grants

Annie’s School Garden Grants

Awesome Foundation

Ben And Jerry’s Foundation

Captain Planet Foundation

CHS Classroom Grants

Community Forklift Community Building Blocks Program

CVS Health Grants Program

Fiskars Project Orange Thumb

Garden ABCs

Home Depot Foundation – Community Impact Grants

Honda Foundation

Jean Wallace Douglas Farmer Fund Application

Johnny’s Selected Seeds Charitable Giving Grants

National Endowment of Arts

OSSE DC School Garden Grants

Public Lands Every Day

Sam’s Club Grant Program

Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation GRO1000 Grassroots Grants


Seeds of Change Grant Program

USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant Program

Walmart Community Giving

Whole Food Community Giving

Grant Lists

America in Bloom Grant Lists


Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE)

Fundraising Sites



Funded Incubator Programs

Halcyon Incubator

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