Seven Grants Awarded to Innovative Community Projects

Community composting, new greenway trail, local food projects and housing needs received $50,000 in funding at the Community Innovation Grant awards on Friday, April 5.

Seven projects were selected from 19 applications for grants because they demonstrated innovation and collaboration to improve Springfield-Greene County, as well as the opportunity to leverage other funding to complete larger-scale projects. Here’s a look at the selected projects, which were announced by CFO Board Chair Jill Reynolds: