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Recent Grants


In 2019, the Trust awarded grants totaling $740,550 to 46 organizations, with an average grant size of $16,100.

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

Organization Location Country Year Amount Purpose
Omaha Botanical Center/Lauritzen Gardens Omaha, NE United States 2008 $10,000 signage and educational materials
Palm Beach State College Foundation Palm Beach Gardens, FL United States 2008 $18,000 the publication of your book on landscape plants for Palm Beach County
Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden Kernersville, NC United States 2008 $20,000 the creation of a master plan for horticultural education
Quarryhill Botanical Garden Glen Ellen, CA United States 2008 $3,600 the purchase of a stump grinder
Queens Botanical Garden Society Flushing, NY United States 2008 $20,000 the relocation of the rose garden and the installation of an annuals garden
Ruth Bancroft Garden Walnut Creek, CA United States 2008 $20,000 partial funding of the part-time voluneer/event coordinator position
San Francisco Botanical Garden Society San Francisco, CA United States 2008 $15,000 the tree canopy succession plan and implementation
San Francisco Parks Alliance San Francisco, CA United States 2008 $15,000 updated for new use of funds: SF Conservatory of Flowers (see Notes)
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Santa Barbara, CA United States 2008 $20,000 a mini-tractor and its attachments
South Yuba River Citizens League Nevada City, CA United States 2008 $11,000 landscape design, hardscape, fall planting and a bench for your water-wise demonstration and research garden.
The State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA United States 2008 $19,000 the expansion of the ProNativas network
The Vizcayans Miami, FL United States 2008 $18,000 the purchase of BG-Base, a computer and an engraver
Theodore Payne Foundation Sun Valley, CA United States 2008 $11,600 expansion of your nursery
Transition Zone Horticulture Institute Inc Flagstaff, AZ United States 2008 $16,000 the salary and housing costs of two arboretum interns
UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens Charlotte, NC United States 2008 $25,000 the Asian Garden
University of California, Davis Davis, CA United States 2008 $11,000 construction (paths and irrigation) costs associated with the New All-Stars Garden
University of California, Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, CA United States 2008 $13,000 supplies and equipment for the ornamental propagation, demonstration, and education project. These funds shall not be used for the partial salary of the garden manager/horticulture instructor
University of Vermont Burlington, VT United States 2008 $14,300 the gardens at the University
Water Conservation Garden El Cajon, CA United States 2008 $20,000 the water conservation phone hotline
Western Kentucky Botanical Garden Owensboro, KY United States 2008 $12,300 furniture for your educational classroom