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Recent Grants


In 2022, the Trust awarded annual grants totaling $665,305 to 46 organizations, with an average grant size of $14,463.

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

Organization Location Country Year Amount Purpose
Oregon Zoo Foundation Portland, OR United States 2010 $13,650 the Horticulture Education Initiative
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