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Recent Grants


In 2020, the Trust awarded annual grants totaling $662,000 to 56 organizations, with an average grant size of $11,821.

The Trust also awarded 104 one-time COVID-19 Response Grants of $5,000, for a grand total of $1,182,000 in grants in 2020.

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

Organization Location Country Year Amount Purpose
Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens Fort Bragg, CA United States 2019 $13,000 the Dwarf Conifer Project
Missouri Botanical Garden St. Louis, MO United States 2019 $20,000 the Renovation of a Native Plant Demonstration Landscape for the Home Gardener
Myriad Gardens Foundation Oklahoma City, OK United States 2019 $5,000 the Native Ornamental Demonstration Bed project
Native Plant Center at Westchester Community College Valhalla, NY United States 2019 $22,000 the Lady Bird Johnson Demonstration/Buffer Garden Project
Norton Museum of Art West Palm Beach, FL United States 2019 $20,000 the Florida 11 project
Olbrich Botanical Society Madison, WI United States 2019 $12,500 specifically for the horticultural and conservatory internships at Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens Punta Gorda, FL United States 2019 $25,000 a Horticulturist for the Gardens
Powell Gardens Inc. Kingsville, MO United States 2019 $15,000 the Plant Collection Database and Label Machine project
Reiman Gardens Ames, IA United States 2019 $20,000 the Reiman Gardens' Garden-wide Accessibility Initiative
Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy Boston, MA United States 2019 $14,600 specifically for two Greenway Horticulture Interns
Ruth Bancroft Garden Walnut Creek, CA United States 2019 $25,000 the Rebuilding Shade Structure and Bed 6 project
South Coast Botanic Garden Foundation Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA United States 2019 $15,000 the Super Bloom project, specifically for the purchase of plants
Southern Highlands Reserve Lake Toxaway, NC United States 2019 $18,500 the Utility Vehicle and Sprayer Attachment
The Gardens at Heather Farm Walnut Creek, CA United States 2019 $10,000 the Renovation of the Water Conservation Demonstration Garden, to include a new Firescape Demonstration Garden
The Trustees of Reservations Boston, MA United States 2019 $23,000 the Trustees Horticultural Fellow, specifically for the Fellow's salary in 2020
Turtle Bay Exploration Park Redding, CA United States 2019 $15,000 Expanding Access: Light the Night in the Gardens - Phase 3
University of Arizona Tucson, AZ United States 2019 $16,000 "Operation New Leaf" at the University of Arizona Pima County Cooperative Extension
University of North Carolina at Charlotte Botanical Gardens Charlotte, NC United States 2019 $15,000 Polly's Sensory Garden at the UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens
University of Washington Foundation Seattle, WA United States 2019 $8,400 the UW Botanic Gardens Washington Park Arboretum Collection, specifically for interpretive signage
Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN United States 2019 $8,300 the Latin American Garden