Greenville County’s anti-litter program has received an infusion of cash thanks to a PalmettoPride grant.
Keep Greenville County Beautiful was awarded $8,496, according to a news release announcing 2020 grant recipients.
PalmettoPride offers competitive grants for litter-prevention programs and program support for law enforcement agencies, state and local governments, and Keep SC Beautiful affiliates across the state.
This year was even more competitive with requests totaling more than $700,000, the release said. More than $400,000 in grants were awarded.
Elsewhere in the Upstate, Keep OneSpartanburg Beautiful was awarded $7,290 and Keep Oconee Beautiful was awarded $9,000. The city of Liberty was also awarded $5,000 for its litter-prevention program.