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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 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.

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Sometimes cleaning out old files yields something wonderful: a reminder of why we do what we do. 

Each year, the Trust provides resources for thousands of students to get outside and learn about our environment. 

Next Tuesday, consider us in your plans for #GivingTuesday and help us inspire the next generation of environmental stewards: http://bit.ly/2jsEcQZ

Sometimes cleaning out old files yields something wonderful: a reminder of why we do what we do.

Each year, the Trust provides resources for thousands of students to get outside and learn about our environment.

Next Tuesday, consider us in your plans for #GivingTuesday and help us inspire the next generation of environmental stewards: bit.ly/2jsEcQZ
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