Applications are being accepted for the Go Green Youth Challenge tree planting grants.
Children from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade are invited to participate. Participants are challenged to collect change individually, with their class or with a club each spring. The change will go toward community tree plantings by the Michigan Arbor Day Alliance, as well as program outreach efforts. The team that raises the most for the Go Green Youth Challenge will be awarded with a tree planning in their community. They also get an invitation to the state Arbor Day celebration in April at Potter Park Zoo in Lansing.
Local governments, public educational institutions, public libraries, non-profit organizations, non-profit organizations, neighborhood associations, churches and tribal governments can also apply for a Go Green youth Challenge tree planting grant by visiting this websit