EnviroWatts Grant History

DateOrganizationAmountProject
2003-01 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $1,000 Purchasing trees for planting along Sagamore Parkway
2003-01 Wolf Park $1,500 Purchasing trees for planting @ park
2003-04 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $1,000 Purchasing trees for planting along Sagamore Parkway near Staley N
2003-04 New Richmond $3,000 Purchasing trees for planting in the town
2003-07 Friends of Sugar Creek $1,540 Production of an educational DVD explaining the history of Sugar Creek and importance of care
2003-07 Tippecanoe Parks and Rec $475 Purchasing trees and grasses to create butterfly garden @ environmental center at Battle Ground
2003-10 Darlington Conservation Club $700 Bear one-half the cost of restocking of fish pond
2003-10 Delphi Water Watchers $1,121 Replacing broken equipment for monitoring of water along Deer Creek and Wabash rivers
2003-10 Boy Scouts $1,000 Purchasing 20 trees to plant along Walking trail near Perrysville for Eagle Scout project
2003-10 Friends of Sugar Creek $430 2nd part of funding for production of DVD
2004-01 Wildcat Creek Foundation $700 ($350 provided so far) Replanting of seedlings along the bottomland along Wildcat Creek between Tippecanoe and Carroll Counties
2004-01 Pheasants Forever (Coal Creek) $6,000 Purchasing drill for planting of native grasses
2004-01 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $1,000 Purchasing trees for planting along Sagamore Parkway near Staley N
2004-01 NICHES Land Trust $1,500 Purchasing materials/equipment for removal of invasive species
2004-07 Banks of the Wabash $1,000 Purchasing gloves and tools for Detrash the Wabash, a project to clean up the Wabash River
2004-07 Montgomery County Master Gardeners $260 Updating of a publication listing the Large Tree Species in Montgomery County
2004-10 Boy Scouts $1,000 Purchasing trees & grasses to restore outdoor student nature lab @ SE Fountain School
2005-01 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $1,000 Purchasing trees for planting along Sagamore Parkway
2005-01 Pheasants Forever (Sagamore) $3,875 Purchasing drill and tractor for planting of native grasses
2005-04 Pheasants Forever (Coal Creek) $10,000 Purchasing mini-drill, bush-hog and tractor for planting of native grasses
2005-04 Banks of the Wabash $1,000 Purchasing gloves and tools for Eco-Conference and Detrash the Wabash - cleaning up the Wabash River
2005-10 Fountain County SWCD $8,174 Purchasing drill for planting of native grasses
2006-01 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $1,000 Purchasing trees for planting along Sagamore Parkway
2006-01 Van Buren Township of Fountain Co $10,000 Landscaping
2006-04 Tippecanoe County SWCD $10,000 Purchasing drill for planting of native grasses
2006-04 Pheasants Forever (Sagamore) $10,000 Purchasing drill for planting of native grasses
2006-04 Banks of the Wabash $1,000 Purchasing leather-palmed gloves, trash pickers, first aid kits, hand sanitizer and bug spray for Detrash the Wabash
2006-10 West Lafayette Tree Fund $2,000 Purchasing daffodils for Sagamore Pkwy in West Lafayette
2006-10 Wildcat Creek Foundation $1,500 Purchasing trees for plantings alongside Wildcat Creek
2006-10 Jefferson High School Mileage Fund $1,000 Super Mileage Challenge - Public Awareness to Fuel Economy
2007-01 Friends of Sugar Creek $2,100 Develop a website for News & Information
2007-01 Tippecanoe County SWCD $2,500 Cost sharing in projects that result from the Backyard Project
2007-01 Sustainable Indiana $1,000 Bicycle Project
2007-04 YMCA Camp Tecumseh $5,000 Purchasing bird feeders, installation of pond, & landscaping berm area
2007-04 Greater Lafayette Community Foundation $1,500 Purchasing safety items needed for "Clean Sweep Program"
2007-04 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000 Purchasing trees for planting along Twyckenham Blvd
2007-04 Montgomery County Master Gardeners $300 Updating of a publication listing the Large Tree Species in Montgomery County
2007-07 Sustainable Indiana $4,000 Book collection for Crawfordsville library in Montgomery County
2007-07 Nominate your Neighbor  $1,500 Encouraging Community Beautification
2008-01 Friends of Sugar Creek $5,000 Develop a watershed inventory
2008-01 Boiler Green Initiative $10,000 Increase "green" activity and awareness on Purdue University's Campus & surrounding Community
2008-01 Jefferson Power Mechanics #4500 $3,000 Super Mileage Challenge - Public Awareness to Fuel Economy
2008-04 Greater Lafayette Community Foundation $1,500 Clean Sweep Program
2008-04 Hoosier Environmental Council Foundation $1,000 Detrash the Wabash
2008-04 Community Foundation of Greater Lafayette $4,462 America in Bloom
2008-04 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000 Purchasing trees for planting on Twyckenham Blvd, Creasy Ln, Greenbush, & Eisenhower Rd
2008-08 Montgomery County Master Gardeners $300 Updating of a publication listing the Large Tree Species in Montgomery County
2008-08 CHS Technology club/Super Mileage Team $3,000 Super Mileage Challenge - Public Awareness to Fuel Economy
2008-08 Art Museum of Greater Lafayette $5,000 Update landscaping at the Museum
2008-08 Wildcat Creek Foundation $2,000 Adams Mill Oxbow Complex   Restoration project
2008-10 NICHES Land Trust $5,372 Grass & Hardwood tree plantings along Sugar Creek
2008-10 Town of Colfax $1,500 Purchasing trees to replace storm damaged trees
2008-10 Friends of Sugar Creek $5,000 Continue watershed program
2008-10 NMHS HMVE Racing $1,800 Super Mileage Challenge - Public Awareness to Fuel Economy
2008-10 Tippecanoe School Corporation $10,000 Pending approval from School Board - purchase Wind turbine at schools served by Tipmont REMC
2009-01 Art Museum of Greater Lafayette $10,000 Replace Gallery Lighting with LED Lighting
2009-03 West Lafayette Go Greener Commission $5,135 Purchase vests, pop-up tent, lightweight collapsible table, and collapsible recycling containers for recycling volunteers
2009-03 Engineering Projects in Community Service (Purdue) $4,000 Purchase landscape supplies, tools, supplies and rental equipment for installation of a rain garden.
2009-03 Greater Lafayette Community Foundation $1,500 Purchase gloves, tools, bug spray, first aid kits, trash bags, and T-shirts for 2009 Clean & Green Sweep program.
2009-03 Sustainable Indiana $1,850 Purchase mulch, seed & seedlings, construction of fence, & purchase of water hauled to work site.
2009-07 Wolf Park $6,500 Landscaping for a new entrance sign area
2009-07 Lafayette Urban Ministries $430 Purchase and installation of a commercial grade bicycle rack at the Lafayette program center
2009-10 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000 Planting street trees on Creasy Lane from US 52 to Eisenhower Rd
2009-10 Master Gardener Association of Tippecanoe County $1,900 Improve the public gardens at the Tippecanoe County Extension Office on Sagamore Parkway
2009-10 Montgomery County Master Gardeners $300 Update and print the 2009 Montgomery County Big Tree Record
2010-04 Tipmont REMC Ivy Tech Scholarship $5,000 Fund the Ken Ritchey Tipmont EnviroWatts Scholarship, a two-year scholarship to the Ivy Tech Sustainable Energy program of Study
2010-04 Civic Theater of Greater Lafayette $10,000 Upgrade theatrical, house and lobby lighting to more energy efficient bulbs and fixtures
2010-04 Tippecanoe County Historical Society $10,000 Update the plantings on the grounds of the Moses Fowler House and the Frank Arganbright Genealogy Center
2010-04 Greater Lafayette Community Foundation $1,000 Purchase gloves, tools, bug spray, first aid kits, trash bags, and T-shirts for 2010 Clean Sweep project
2010-04 Master Gardener Association of Greater Lafayette $3,740 Purchase items for the public display and Idea Gardens at the Tippecanoe Extension Office
2010-04 West Lafayette Parks and Recreation Foundation $2,000 Purchase and installation of a webcam for remote viewing of the Celery Bog Nature Area
2010-07 Lyn Treece Boys & Girls Club of Tippecanoe County $5,000 Replace current lighting with more energy efficient bulbs and fixtures
2010-07 Montgomery County Masters Gardeners $300 Update and print the 2010 Montgomery County Big Tree Record
2010-07 Art Museum of Greater Lafayette $10,000 Add environmental friendly landscaping and improvements to parking lot at 10th Street entrance
2010-04 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000 Purchase trees for planting on Main Street, Brady Lane, and Oregon Street
2011-01 Lafayette Jefferson Super High Mileage Team $3,000 Prepare a vehicle for the IMSTEA Super mileage Challenge
2011-01 Darlington Conservation Club $4,350 Purchase and installation of new more energy efficient HVAC system at clubhouse
2011-04 Tippecanoe Historical Association $10,000 Update track and case lighting to LED at Battle of Tippecanoe Museum
2011-04 NICHES Land Trust $8,200 Purchase a 6X6 Polaris Ranger to be used for fire management
2011-04 Greater Lafayette Community Foundation $1,500 Purchase items for the 2011 Clean Sweep program
2011-04 Tipmont REMC Ivy Tech Scholarship $5,000 Fund the Ken Ritchey Tipmont EnviroWatts Scholarship, a two-year scholarship to the Ivy Tech Sustainable Energy program of Study
2011-07 Linden/Madison Township Historical Society, Inc. $2,000 Purchase and plant landscaping around the Linden Depot Museum campus
2011-07 CLEAN Community Challenge Committee $750 Purchase compostable dinnerware for GlobalFest in West Lafayette
2011-07 West Lafayette Go Greener Commission $2,500 Purchase compost bins and educational materials for pilot compost project
2011-07 Friends of Sugar Creek $750 Fund a conservation nigh at the Montgomery County 4-H Fair
2011-10 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette  $10,000 Planting trees in Lafayette area
2011-10 Art Museum of Greater Lafayette $4,700 Landscaping around museum entrances
2012-01 CHS Transportation Systems Outreach $5,990 Electric vehicle construction and education
2012-01 NICHES Land Trust $5,000 Replenish funds from purchase of Mulvey Pond
2012-01 Purdue Boiler Green Initiative $10,000 Design and installation of a rain garden on the Purdue campus between Harrison and Hillenbrand Halls
2012-04 Wabash River Enhancement Corporation $10,000 Purchase rain barrels, stands, and downspout diverters
2012-04 West Lafayette Tree Fund $5,000 Purchase and plant trees in Northwestern Heights, West Lafayette neighborhood
2012-04 Civic Theater of Greater Lafayette $7,000 Purchase and install LED stage lighting
2012-07 Tipmont REMC Ivy Tech Scholarship $5,000 Fund the Ken Ritchey Tipmont EnviroWatts Scholarship, a two-year scholarship to the Ivy Tech Sustainable Energy program of Study
2012-10 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000 Purchase and plant trees from US 52 to Concord Rd, schools, replacing trees, fill-in projects
2012-10 NICHES Land Trust $5,220 Purchase prairie/savanna seed mix and 400 bare root white oaks needed to start the restoration at Potawatomi Trail
2012-10 Ross Biological Reserve $10,000 To build an energy-efficient, environmentally friendly building and teaching facility
2013-01 West Lafayette Parks and Recreation Foundation $3,500 To build a stage and seating area to serve as a natural outdoor classroom on the hillside near Lilly Nature Center  at the Celery Bog Nature Area in West Lafayette
2013-01 Wabash Center, Inc $2,000 To establish a garden area where therapeutic horticulture can be practiced
2013-04 Wabash River Enhancement Corporation  $9,975 To purchase a minimum of 133 rain barrels, rain barrel stands, downspout diverters and landowner education 
2013-04 Waterkeeper Alliance $4,000 To purchase equipment for river cleanups, including trash bags, gloves, and second-hand canoes or kayaks
2013-07 Coal Creek Chapter of Pheasants Forever $10,000 To purchase a new tractor which will be used to establish warm season grasses, trees, and other habitat areas and maintain previously established areas.
2013-07 Tipmont REMC Ivy Tech Scholarship $5,000 Fund the Ken Ritchey Tipmont REMC EnviroWatts Scholarship, a two-year scholarship to the Ivy Tech Sustainable Energy program of Study
2013-10 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000 To perpetuate tree planting in the Lafayette area
2014-01 Crawfordsville High School Transportation & Energy Class  $3,399.87 To purchase a Sunforce Wind Generator Turbine, Power Hub Battery Storage Box, and a Solar Power Package which includes one powerhub 1800, two solar panels, one charge controller, and two batteries
2014-01 Sycamore Audubon Society & West Central Indiana Native Plant & Wildflower Society $4,000 To reduce and remove Honeysuckle and Autumn Olive from Ross Hills Park
2014-01 Wabash Center, Inc.  $4,100 To purchase Aeroponics rail system, drip line system, replace and provide various plants
2014-04 Ivy Tech Foundation $5,000 Fund the Ken Ritchey Tipmont REMC EnviroWatts Scholarship, a two-year scholarship to the School of Energy Technology
2014-07 NICHES Land Trust $10,000 Install interpretive signs along the trails at Clegg Memorial Garden
2014-10 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000 Tree planting in Lafayette
2014-10 Wabash River Enhancement Corporation $9,975 133 rain barrels, barrel stands, diverters, and educational stands
2015-04 Tippecanoe County Historical Association  $4,000 LED lighting system for the History Store
2015-04 Right Steps Child Development Centers $5,000 LED lighting for a new child care facility
2015-04 Ivy Tech Foundation $5,000 Tipmont REMC EnviroWatts Scholarship to the School of Energy Technology
2015-07 Boys and Girls Club of Montgomery County $10,000.00 18 LED (Autobahn ATB2) lights and timed switch with a photo-cell sensor
2015-10 Hands of the Future $2,157.46 Tools and equipment to support children's environmental education programs such as Junior Nature Club and Living Schoolyards
2015-10 Wabash River Enhancement Corporation $9,975.00 Rain barrels, barrel stands, and educational signs to continue their rain barrel purchase program
2015-10 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000.00 Tree planting in Lafayette near Columbian Park
2016-01 Art Museum of Greater Lafayette $5,000 LED lighting for Mickey Shook Gallery
2016-04 Food Finders Food Bank $10,000 2 solar parking lot lights for their facility
2016-04 Right Steps Child Development Centers $6,632 LED lighting for the Right Steps Dennis Burton facility
2016-04 Wabash Center $4,000 Various gardening material to expand their therapeutic garden project
2016-07 Ivy Tech Foundation $10,000 4 scholarships to the School of Energy Technology 
2016-10 NICHES Land Trust $10,000 Land along the south side of their Shawnee Bottoms property in Northwest Fountain County for the purpose of land conservation and restoration efforts
2016-10 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000 Trees for 2017 Arbor Day tree planting event
2017-01 Montgomery County Community Foundation $10,000 Trees, shrubs and flowers for the new Pike Place pocket park in Crawfordsville
2017-04 Wabash Center $5,100 Revitalize and revamp three (3) Rain Gardens and purchase materials for their vegetable garden expansion
2017-04 Wabash River Enhancement Corporation  $9,975 133 rain barrels, rain barrel stands, downspout diverters and landowner education signage
2017-07 Ivy Tech Foundation $10,000 Scholarship funds to encourage student participation in Associate of Applied Science in Energy Technology
2017-10 Tree Lafayette $10,000 Planting trees in Lafayette
2017-10 Camp Cullom $9,992 Install an array of 10 solar panels
2018-04 Food Finders Food Bank $3,000 Recycling, recycling education information and education signage for our teaching garden.
2018-04 NICHES Land Trust $10,000 Purchase seeds for 137 species that will be used to restore land acquired by NICHES.
2018-07 Crawfordsville Main Street $10,000 Hire the completion of a professional tree inventory for public land and an urban forestry plan.
2018-07 Friends of Sugar Creek $3,727.77 Two canoes, four kayaks, a trailer for transport, as well as paddles and personal flotation devices
2018-07 Ivy Tech Foundation $10,000 Energy Technology program scholarships
2018-10 Lafayette Tree Fund - Tree Lafayette $10,000 Planting 200 trees in public spaces in Lafayette
2018-10 Lafayette Urban Ministry $10,000 Help fund a 35.71 kWh solar energy system
2019-07 Ivy Tech Foundation $10,000 Energy Technology program scholarships

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