Nonprofits and other groups have until 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, to apply for funding from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in the second phase of the No Child Left Inside grant program.

Programs that get kids outside and teach them about the outdoors are the primary target of the money made available by the 2019 Legislature.

For more information on the grant program and a link to the application, go to www.dnr.state.mn.us/no-child-grants.