School Garden Grants

Grant

  • Type: Foundations
  • Category: Not Stated
  • Source: Whole Kids Foundation

Award

  • Award Min: Not Stated
  • Award Max: $2,000.00
  • Quantity: 500

Timing

  • Deadline: Oct 31, 2013
  • Funding Available: Not Stated
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Eligibility:
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.

Purpose:
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.

Additional Info:
Questions? gardens@wholekidsfoundation.org