KEEN Footwear is committed to inspiring responsible outdoor participation to help preserve the places we all play. Through the KEEN Effect, $10,000 grants to nonprofit organizations dedicated to responsible outdoor participation are offered around the world.
Projects must increase responsible outdoor participation as a way to work towards building a strong community, be innovative and creative and should have clear goals and measurable objectives. Projects that introduce new audiences to the outdoors through responsible outdoor participation will receive special consideration.
Nominations received by March 1st, 2015 will be considered for the first round of grantees, announced on Earth Day (April 22). Applications submitted between March 1st and August 1st will be considered for the second round, and announced on National Public Lands Day (Sept. 26th).
For complete information and nomination instructions, click here.