Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust

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Recent Grants


In 2018, the Trust awarded grants totaling $680,000 to 48 organizations, with an average grant size of $14,167

The list below details all grants approved since 2008, and can be filtered by country.

Organization Location Country Year Amount Purpose
Organization for Tropical Studies Durham, NC United States 2010 $20,000 hiring a records specialist for Wilson Garden's database overhaul
Ruth Bancroft Garden Walnut Creek, CA United States 2010 $10,000 directional signage
Sonoma Ecology Center Eldridge, CA United States 2010 $3,070 the Welcome Center. Funds should be used specifically for the planting plan, plants, planting materials, and irrigation supplies.
The State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA United States 2010 $10,000 the emergency generator for the horticulture complex at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia
Transition Zone Horticulture Institute Inc Flagstaff, AZ United States 2010 $15,430 salary, housing, and travel costs for the horticulture interns at The Arboretum at Flagstaff
Bloedel Reserve Bainbridge Island, WA United States 2009 $8,000 plant acquisitions
Bowling Green Parks & Recreation Foundation Bowling Green, OH United States 2009 $12,000 the storage building interior finish and restrooms
Cape Fear Botanical Garden Fayetteville, NC United States 2009 $20,000 the salary of a grounds technician
Cedar Valley Arboretum & Botanic Gardens Waterloo, IA United States 2009 $20,000 partial funding for the director of horticulture
Cleveland Botanical Garden Cleveland, OH United States 2009 $20,000 plant labels and intern position
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens Boothbay, ME United States 2009 $20,000 purchase of a utility loader with attachments
Colorado Rocky Mountain School Carbondale, CO United States 2009 $20,000 a greenhouse at the Gardening Learning Center
Cornell Botanic Gardens Ithaca, NY United States 2009 $10,000 exhibits, an interpretive video, and an interactive kiosk at Cornell Plantations
Council on Foundations Inc Arlington, VA United States 2009 $1,480 Membership dues for Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden Belmont, NC United States 2009 $17,500 a plant records system
Eastern Connecticut State University Willimantic, CT United States 2009 $15,000 installation of coldroom equipment
Friends of Bakuriani Alpine Botanical Garden Point Arena, CA United States 2009 $6,500 restoration of the Rock Garden
Friends Of Guadalupe River Park & Gardens San Jose, CA United States 2009 $10,000 interpretive materials for Heritage Rose Garden
Friends of the Conservatory Columbus, OH United States 2009 $8,000 plants for ornamental displays for horticulture courses at Franklin Park Conservatory
Friends of the Gardens on Spring Creek Fort Collins, CO United States 2009 $20,000 the salary of a fundraising coordinator