Local governments, school districts, nonprofits and charities are invited to apply for SWACO's 2011 grant program.

Local governments, school districts, nonprofits and charities are invited to apply for SWACO's 2011 grant program.

The grants are designed to assist with projects that further SWACO's mission of reducing waste, increasing recycling and growing reuse efforts.

Grant recipients are required to provide a 25 percent cash or in-kind match. The deadline for applications is April 16.

For more information, call Bonnie Trice at (614) 871-5100 or e-mail bonni.trice@swaco.org.