ACT Receives Major Support from The Home Depot Foundation

Beltsville, MD (April 25, 2006)- ACT today announced receipt of $575,000 in funds through two grants awarded by The Home Depot Foundation. Most of the funding- $500,000- constitutes the second year of support for ACT’s National NeighborWoods program, which supports the greening projects of local nonprofit organizations working to restore urban forests for healthier, sustainable neighborhoods.
A second grant for $75,000 will aid community organizations in Louisiana and Mississippi in their efforts to replant and care for trees in areas damaged by hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

Press Release (PDF).