2019 GRANTS

So far, a total of thirteen grants have been funded for a 2019 calendar year total of $5,585.60!

 
 

Grant Awarded
$500

Clarke County

A new Extension Office is being built for Athens-Clarke County. All of the gardens at the old location need to be moved. For the new garden to exist, deer fencing will need to be installed. Clarke County was awarded $500 to be applied toward the total amount required for the project.


Chatham County

Establish a Monarch Larvae Monitor Project by planting butterfly weed and native nectar plants in the Sparrow Field Pollinator Garden, Skidaway Landings Audubon.

Grant Awarded
$500


Grant Awarded
$477.60

clayton County

Extension office - Establish a demonstration garden for turf grasses at the extension office. Our request is to cover signage and edging for the project.


cobb county

Rose Garden at Smith-Gilbert Gardens - Funds for ten new roses which are resistant to virus. This $300 grant is awaiting additional documentation.

Grant Awarded
$300


Grant Awarded
$500

cobb county

Midway Christian Covenant School Garden. Soil for raised beds that have to be moved. Local organization is building and rebuilding the raised beds.


Douglas County

Harvester Christian Academy: Will build eight 4x4 raised beds, fill with soil and instruct students to plant sweet potatoes for summer month growth.

Grant Awarded
$500


Grant Awarded
$500

Fannin County

East Fannin Elementary School Pollinator Garden. Rehab existing beds to be a pollinator garden, add pollinator box, seed starting tray, compost and mulch.


Forsyth County

Forsyth County Senior Services Pollinator Garden at Sexton Hall. Butterfly plants, native pollinator plants, soil and labels for Pollinator Garden.

Grant Awarded


Grant Awarded
$150

Gilmer County

DIG project at Gilmer County Library – Need sustainable labels for plants in garden.


Houston County

Wellston Villas Home #60. Design and provide landscaping for new Habitat Home.

Grant Awarded
$500


Grant Awarded
$500

Lowndes County

Valdosta City Schools Mason/Newbern Pollinator Garden Project. Plants and Seeds for at least three Valdosta Schools.


Muscogee County

Walker Peters Langdon Garden. Plant Labels, vegetable plants & seeds, herbs and flowers, rose fertilizer, organic pre-emergent, organic fertilizer, roundup.

Grant Awarded
$400


Grant Awarded
$258

Union County

Ask a Master Gardener Booth. Awarded to purchase a portable tent and display cases.


 

Are you interested in writing a proposal and applying for a grant?

If you are a non-profit with a horticultural project in Georgia that requires funding, the Georgia Master Gardener Association would love to help. Each year money is allocated to support a variety of horticultural projects in Georgia at up to $500 per grant.

Download our Project Grant Proposal today!