The Nebraska Recycling Council has funds available in the 2018-2019 grant cycle for municipalities, other government entities, non-profits, recycling companies and haulers who wish to purchase recycling equipment. Grants can help fund up to $20,000 for the purchase of recycling trailers, semi-trailers, carts, dumpsters, balers, lift-gates, forklifts, trucks, recycling bins and more. Equipment may be new, used or in need of refurbishing. A cash match is required. Deadline for applications is the 15th of each month.

To apply or get information, visit the NRC Recycling Equipment Grants web page, If you have questions,contact Heather Creevan at 402-436-2384 x1002 or

Recruiting New Committee Members! We are recruiting new volunteer committee members throughout the state of Nebraska to review our monthly grant applications. If you are interested, send me an email telling me a little about yourself to