School Garden Grants
- Type: Foundations
- Category: Not Stated
- Source: Whole Kids Foundation
- Award Min: Not Stated
- Award Max: $2,000.00
- Quantity: 500
- Deadline: Oct 31, 2013
- Funding Available: Not Stated
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To be eligible for the $2,000 (US$) School Garden Grant, an applicant must be a nonprofit K-12 school (public, private or charter - elementary, middle, or secondary) and/or a 501(c)(3) organization that is developing or currently maintaining a garden project on school grounds that will engage children with fresh fruits and vegetables.
The School Garden Grant Program Is A Collaboration Between Whole Kids Foundation And FoodCorps. A School Garden Is A Vital Educational Tool—every Seed Planted Sprouts A New Opportunity For Kids To Cultivate Healthy Eating Habits! Teaching Kids To Garden Helps Them Learn About Complex Topics Like Sustainability And Conservation, Food Systems, And Community Awareness.