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TURI funding provides what few grants do - education coupled with the safer products and the invaluable training on how to use them effectively.
- Bernadette Giblin, Safeground Land Care

Home & Community

Organic Lawn Care
An organic lawn care demonstration in Stoneham Center.

TURI recently awarded community grants to six Massachusetts community organizations to educate the public about safer products and methods to avoid the negative health effects of toxic chemicals.

The organizations that received grants include:



  • Square One, Springfield
  • Groundwork Lawrence
  • Silent Spring Institute in Newton
  • Press Pass TV in Haydenville
  • Hitchcock Center for the Environment in Amherst
  • Thomas Lebel, a boyscout and Topsfield resident

Learn more about all grant recipients.

To receive information about how to apply for our next round of grants, sign up to receive our newsletter. In the meantime, we encourage you to discuss project ideas with Joy Onasch.

TURI also works with small community-based businesses, offering grants and technical assistance. Learn more.