Community Garden Grant Applications Now Available! Deadline March 1st

Posted On January 15, 2019— Written By and last updated by

vegetables on a cutting boardCommunity Garden Start-Up Grant Program, Sponsored by NC Extension and NC EXTENSION MASTER GARDENER Volunteers

The purpose of the Start-Up Grant Program is to provide funding and mentoring for new Guilford County community gardens. Five (5) grants in the amount of $250 each will be dispersed to recipients on April 1, 2019. Funds may be used to purchase garden supplies and equipment. Some examples of appropriate items are soil amendments, seeds, plants, garden tools, hoses, row covers, and raised bed construction materials.

For grant details and to apply visit: http://go.ncsu.edu/communitygardengrant

For a paper application email Lauren Taubert

Questions about the grant process may be directed to Deborah Pelli by email at d.hpelli@gmail.com