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You want to protect the Chesapeake.

We provide the resources.

The Chesapeake Bay Trust awards more than $10 million in grant funding each year to hundreds of nonprofits and community organizations throughout the region for hands-on projects that are ensuring a cleaner, greener, healthier Chesapeake watershed for years to come.

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The Trust’s grant-making strategies are shaped by three core objectives: environmental education, demonstration-based restoration, and community engagement. We look to these objectives as touchstones for developing our grant programs, engaging new partners, and communicating about our work.

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Rain Check Rebate

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is proud to partner with Prince George’s County on its Rain Check Rebate Program, offering incentives to homeowners, businesses, and others to install practices that will improve stormwater runoff quality, reduce runoff quantity, and improve local streams and rivers.

Congratulations to our 2019 Scholarship and Award winners! We were thrilled to gather with friends, supporters, and Maryland legislators last night to celebrate their impressive work at our annual legislative reception. Read more about these amazing students, educators, and community leaders on our blog: http://bit.ly/2TTUe3g

Frederick Food Security Network, Stevenson University Center for Environmental Stewardship, Killarney House Irish Restaurant and Pub

Congratulations to our 2019 Scholarship and Award winners! We were thrilled to gather with friends, supporters, and Maryland legislators last night to celebrate their impressive work at our annual legislative reception. Read more about these amazing students, educators, and community leaders on our blog: bit.ly/2TTUe3g

Frederick Food Security Network, Stevenson University Center for Environmental Stewardship, Killarney House Irish Restaurant and Pub
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Latest News from the Trust

January 18, 2019 in News

Trust Celebrates 2019 Scholarship & Award winners at Annual Legislative Reception

2019 Chesapeake Bay Trust scholarship and award winners Last night, the Chesapeake Bay Trust was joined by friends, supporters, and Maryland legislators to celebrate our 2019 scholarship and award winners…
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November 28, 2018 in Blog

Ways to Give this Holiday Season

Four Ways to Make and Impact for a Cleaner, Greener Watershed  Each year, the Chesapeake Bay Trust provides resources to hundreds of communities throughout Maryland and the Chesapeake Bay watershed…
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November 19, 2018 in Blog

Chesapeake Conservation Corps Profile: Jesus Munoz Buenrostro & Southeast Community Development Corporation

This year we’re showcasing the unique experience of participating in the Chesapeake Conservation Corps by sharing profiles of each member of the 2018-2019 cohort along with information on their host site and…
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November 14, 2018 in News

Now Open! Prince George’s County Litter Reduction and Citizen Engagement Mini Grant Program

Get the resources you need to make your community cleaner and greener through the Prince George's County Litter Reduction and Citizen Engagement Mini Grant Program. According to the Prince George's…
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Bay Plates

For only $20, you can purchase your own Treasure the Chesapeake license plate and it will be mailed directly to your home.