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Gro More Gardens

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Private

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

The Gro-More Gardens initiative make garden grants, garden kits, educational curriculum, and garden training available to all Head Start programs with the goal of creating more edible gardens for young children and their families.  Awards will vary from $2,500-$5,000 in an effort to supplement needs of existing garden projects, to help launch new garden projects, or to supplement/launch outdoor green space projects.

Deadline

12/15/21

Farm to School Grant Program

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Federal

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

The Farm to School Program assists eligible entities, through grants and technical assistance, in

implementing farm to school programs that improve access to local foods.

Deadline

1/10/2022

Hawaii Island Chef Challenge

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Private

Hawaii

Grant/Loan Information

Hawaii Island Chef Challenge is hosting a keiki video submission contest for children between 12-17 years old. Videos should be one minute or less and include their name, where they’re from, and what they enjoy cooking. Finalists will be judged by celebrity chefs, and keiki and chefs will partner up to create a health and innovative meal.

Deadline

Unclear

Seed Savers Seed Donation Program

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Private

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

This program provides a free variety of 50 seed packets to organizations and gardens in need. Community and educational groups who will freely share the harvest or save seed for other in need are eligibly to apply. Nonprofits, schools, community gardens, seed libraries, and educational programs may also apply. There is a $15 shipping and handling charge for each seed donation.

Deadline

Year Round

Salad Bars to Schools Grant

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Private

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

This program provides schools and districts with salad bar support, technical assistance and equipment such as Cambro bars and camchillers. Any district or independent school participating in the National School Lunch Program is eligible to apply. Applications are currently being accepted, though shipments of approved salad bars is on hold until the 2021-2022 school year.

Deadline

Year Round

Kokua Hawaii Foundation Field Trip Grants

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Private

Statewide

Grant/Loan Information

Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation Field Trip Grants help bring students to outdoor sites where they can experience hands-on learning about Hawai’i’s environment. Most field trip locations provide hands-on learning experiences for students grades K-12 and offer educational tours that can be customized to any grade level.

Deadline

3/1/22

America's Healthy Food Financing Initiative Reinvestment Fund

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Private

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

Grants will be available to eligible organizations in eligible underserved areas to implement a project that is designed to improve access to fresh, healthy food through food retail.  The purpose of the program is to improve access to healthy foods in underserved areas, to create and preserve quality jobs, and to revitalize low-income communities.

Deadline

12/7/21

Roots & Shoots

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Private

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

Educators, individuals, and group leaders are invited to apply for a $200 mini-grant to start, support, or celebrate their community action project that will positively impact people, animals, and/or the environment. Eligible participants must be registered members of Roots and Shoots (registration is free).

Deadline

Rolling Basis

Target’s Local Store Giving Grants

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Private

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

Nonprofits, accredited schools, and government agencies can request Target Gift Card donations. The average donation is $25-$50 with a maximum of $500 per year.n

Deadline

Year Round

National FFA Scholarships

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Private

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

The National FFA Foundation supports multiple scholarships to students pursuing higher education and career goals. Click here to find out more.

Deadline

Multiple

Kokua Hawaii Foundation Project Grants

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Private

Statewide

Grant/Loan Information

Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation Project Grants assist teachers from Hawaiʻi schools in pursuing environmental stewardship endeavors and advancing their environmental goals in the classroom. Financial assistance is limited to $1,000 per school, per year and $200 per teacher.

Deadline

1/31/22

Youth Garden Grant

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Private

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

All winning programs will receive a check for $250, and materials to grow their garden program. Forty programs will receive packages worth $1,050, five programs will receive the base package plus a $1,000 tool grant from Corona Tools, and five programs will receive the base package plus two Garden Towers from Garden Tower Project. 

Deadline

12/17/21

National Garden Clubs Native Plants and Wildflowers Grant

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Private

Nationwide

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A grant of up to $500 is available to be used towards direct expenses for an educational program about native plants and wildflowers. State garden clubs, districts, councils and individual garden clubs many co-sponsor a symposium with state agencies, arboreta, native plant societies, or similar organizations.

Deadline

Rolling Basis

Fruit Tree Planting Foundation

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Private

Nationwide

Grant/Loan Information

The Fruit Tree Planting Foundation donates orchards to community gardens, public schools, city/state parks, low-income neighborhoods, and hunger relief sites. The organization provides high-quality fruit trees and shrubs, equipment, on-site orchard design expertise and oversight, horticultural workshops, and aftercare training and manuals. Nonprofits, NGOs, public schools, or government entities may apply. At least 15-20 trees must be planted. Recipients must own the planting site, have a long-term lease, or work with a nonprofit/government entity that owns the planting site with a long-term usage agreement.

Deadline

Year Round