Back to all projects

CSU, Chico Ecological Reserves (Forest Therapy for Community Recovery)

Capacity-Building Grants


Project Details

  • Date

    October 15, 2019

  • Amount of Grant

    $49,683


Description

A grant of $49,693 will cover project coordination, operational expenses and other costs to develop a pilot project that can be replicated elsewhere to provide forest therapy guide certifications to local mental health professionals, outdoor educators and other health and wellness service providers. They will facilitate guided forest therapy sessions for at least 450 Camp Fire survivors within the pilot program.

Who is Eligible and How to Apply

The Butte Strong Fund grant program is designated to support organizations that are providing direct relief to those affected by the Camp Fire in five areas of major work.

How to Apply