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Recent Grants


In 2023, the Trust awarded annual grants totaling $654,687 to 43 organizations, with an average grant size of $15,225.

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

Organization Location Country Year Amount Purpose
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
Worcester County Horticultural Society Boylston, MA United States 2008 $20,000 greenhouse construction
Zoological Society of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH United States 2008 $13,300 a laser engraving machine
St. George's Village Botanical Garden Frederiksted, Virgin Islands 2008 $20,000 the nursery management internship position