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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
Ruth Bancroft Garden Walnut Creek, CA United States 2017 $17,000 the Renovation and Expansion of the Garden Irrigation System project, excluding plans for bed E in December 2017
San Francisco Botanical Garden Society San Francisco, CA United States 2017 $7,000 the Thermal Label Printer and Software project, excluding expenses for staff training time
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Santa Barbara, CA United States 2017 $7,500 the Beneficial Insect Hotel exhibit
Smithsonian Institution Washington, DC United States 2017 $20,000 the Cultural Requirements of 10 Native Platanthera Orchid Species project
Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park Canandaigua, NY United States 2017 $10,000 the Rock Garden Landscape Restoration project
South Coast Botanic Garden Foundation Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA United States 2017 $20,000 the Living Wall project
Thanksgiving Point Institute Lehi, UT United States 2017 $8,000 the Ashton Gardens Tree Experience
UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens Charlotte, NC United States 2017 $6,625 the Four-Season Geophyte Garden for the Southeast project
University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Los Angeles, CA United States 2017 $15,000 the Hawaiian Garden Irrigation Enhancement project, excluding the salary of the Project Administrator
University of Tennessee Foundation Knoxville, TN United States 2017 $24,900 initial salary support and labeling equipment for new Plant Collections Manager position
University of Texas Foundation Arlington, TX United States 2017 $15,000 the Contemporary Homeowner Inspiration Garden, excluding personnel expenses and the “boulder fountain"
West Virginia Botanic Garden Morgantown, WV United States 2017 $24,750 the Development Director
Wild Seed Project Portland, ME United States 2017 $5,000 printing costs of Wild Seed Magazine, volume 4
Winterthur Museum Winterthur, DE United States 2017 $10,000 the Winterthur's Garden Collection: Creating a Dynamic Plant Mapping System, Phase III project
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens Crestwood, KY United States 2017 $10,000 a Part-Time Director of Education and Program Development
Royal Botanical Gardens Burlington, ON Canada 2016 $20,000 the Laser Plant Labeler
Jardín Botánico del Instituto de Biología Mexico City, Mexico 2016 $15,000 the Propagation and Public Display of Endemic Ornamentals project
Adkins Arboretum Ridgely, MD United States 2016 $10,000 the Native Plant Propagation Initiative
Berkshire Botanical Garden Stockbridge, MA United States 2016 $20,000 the Center House Entry Garden
Brookgreen Gardens Pawleys Island, SC United States 2016 $18,000 Phase 3 of the Plant Records Management project