The Duke Energy Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Duke Energy, one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, providing electricity to 7.7 million retail customers in the states of Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, and South Carolina.
The foundation is inviting applications for its Powerful Communities: Nature grants program. Through the program, grants will be awarded in support of efforts focused on water quality, quantity, and access; habitat restoration and conservation; and species conservation.
To be eligible, applicants must be tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or be a government entity an serve communities served by Duke Energy.
See the Duke Energy Foundation website for complete program guidelines and application instructions.