Keep OneSpartanburg Beautiful this week announced the first six recipients of Community Impact grants designed to fund beautification projects across Spartanburg County.
Grant-receiving projects include signage for visitors, neighborhood cleanup and revitalization efforts, and adding more accessible green space for residents and visitors, according to a news release. In all, $14,565 in grants were awarded countywide.
“We were happy to have an interesting list of projects submitted from across Spartanburg County for grant approval,” Keep OneSpartanburg Beautiful Executive Director Christy Snow said in the news release. “Each of these efforts will be an important catalyst for the organizations receiving grant funds, and they all align with the larger goals of Keep OneSpartanburg Beautiful.”
Projects receiving grant money are:
OneSpartanburg is a five-year community and economic development strategy led by the Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce to raise levels of prosperity and improve quality of life for all Spartanburg County residents. The plan focuses its recommendations on four key drivers: talent, image, economy and place.