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Posted on: October 24, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Keep Victoria Beautiful announces 2 beautification grant recipients

Group photo with giant check in front of young trees

PHOTO #1: Heritage Mark, 5606 N. Navarro St., received a $1,000 matching grant from Keep Victoria Beautiful to plant trees.

PHOTO #2: Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 3103 E. Mockingbird Lane, received a $1,000 matching grant from Keep Victoria Beautiful for decorative signage and flowerbeds. The flowerbeds will be filled later.

Keep Victoria Beautiful has awarded two matching grants to local organizations looking to spruce up their community by beautifying their own properties.

  • Heritage Mark, 5606 N. Navarro St.: $1,000 match for planting trees
  • Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 3103 E. Mockingbird Lane: $1,000 match for decorative signage and flowerbeds

Under the terms of the program, the recipients must commit to maintaining their projects for at least three years.

How it’s funded

Group photo with giant check in front of stone-and-brick sign for Seventh Day Adventist ChurchKVB’s beautification grants are fully sponsored by H-E-B’s Community Investment Program and LyondellBasell.

Keep Victoria Beautiful accepts donations through its membership and partnership programs. To learn more and to donate to KVB, visit www.victoriatx.gov/kvb

How to apply

Local businesses, apartments, nonprofits, neighborhood associations, homeowner associations, schools and other community organizations can apply for the beautification grants.

To apply and to view a full list of program guidelines, visit www.victoriatx.gov/kvb

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