LCEC awards eight local organizations with Environmental Funding Awards

September 9, 2021 – LCEC announced that it will provide Environmental Funding Awards to ArtFest Fort Myers, Cape Coral Wildlife Trust, Cape Coral Friends of Wildlife, Monofilament Busters, Cypress Cove Landkeepers, Audubon of Southwest Florida, Audubon’s Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary and Future Forestry. Since the program’s inception in 2013, LCEC has awarded more than $186,000 to local organizations for a variety of initiatives focused on protecting our precious environment.

LCEC accepts applications for Environmental Funding Awards twice a year in March and September. To apply for an Award, organizations should visit to download an application. Questions related to the LCEC Environmental Funding Award program can be sent to [email protected]. This funding award is just one of the many ways that LCEC positively impacts and supports wildlife and the environment.