Three local organizations receive LCEC Environmental Funding Awards

March 30, 2023 – LCEC announced that Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, Friends of the Cape Coral Environment, Inc., and Cape Coral Wildlife Trust received environmental funding awards. These organizations will use the funds to make a positive impact on our environment. This funding program was developed in 2013 as a means of supporting the amazing projects being done locally to protect our precious habitat. Since its inception, the program has awarded more than $250,000 in local funding awards. To find out more about award deadlines and application criteria, visit the Environment page of