The ScottsMiracle-Gro Community Garden Academy Grant
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Deadline: Oct 30, 2020 8:59pm PDT
Grant amount: Up to US $4,000
Fields of work: Horticulture & Gardening
Applicant type: Nonprofit
Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Project / Program
Location of project: Franklin County, Ohio
Location of residency: United StatesView website Save
About this funder:
To assist donors and others in strengthening and improving our community for the benefit of all its residents.
Through strategic grantmaking, we invest in a broad range of highly effective nonprofits. We invite nonprofits to explore competitive grant opportunities made possible by our generous donors.
ScottsMiracle-Gro Community Garden Academy Grant
The ScottsMiracle-Gro Community Garden Academy Grant provides support to begin and maintain thriving community gardens and greenspaces. Grant funds will be awarded for projects taking place in the year following the deadline.
Applicants may request support for community gardens, nontraditional gardens, or greenspaces including:
- Produce for farmers’ markets
- School gardens
- Therapeutic gardens
- Beautification efforts
Funding and/or in-kind support may be awarded to new and existing gardens and greenspaces. Successful garden projects should involve neighborhood residents, demonstrate positive measurable outcomes, and meet stated objectives.
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- The fund welcomes applications from organizations that are recognized under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or those using a 501c3 as a fiscal sponsor.
- Gardens must have a primary impact in Franklin County.
- A portion of each grant award may be in the form of an in-kind contribution from The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company.