Sac grants available

The local Sierra Club chapter is accepting applications for its 2008 Sustainable Sacramento grants, using money raised through the annual River City Run, held in honor of World Environment Day. Up to $1,500 will be awarded to projects that inspire, encourage and financially support sustainable projects or environmental education activities. Proposals must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, November 30. Visit for grant guidelines. For more information, e-mail Keith Roberts at or call (916) 808-4726.