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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
California Native Plant Society Sacramento, CA USA 2021 $28,000 for Growing Community: Native Plant Webinars ($23,000) and general operating support ($5,000)
Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art Nashville, TN USA 2021 $10,000 for general operating support
Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute Fort Davis, TX USA 2021 $4,000 for the Enhancing the Ornamental Aesthetics at the CDRI Pollinator Garden project
Council on Foundations Inc. Baltimore, MD USA 2021 $3,000 2021 Membership Dues
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Society Dallas, TX USA 2021 $10,000 for the trial garden program
Denver Botanic Gardens Denver, CO USA 2021 $11,430 for the Documentation, Labeling, and Interpretation of the Re-designed O'Fallon Perennial Walk project
Desert Botanical Garden Phoenix, AZ USA 2021 $11,000 for the Great Milkweed Grow Out Initiative
Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens Everett, WA USA 2021 $20,000 for the Creating a Welcoming Entry project
Foundation of the State Arboretum Boyce, VA USA 2021 $20,000 for the Iris Variety Display and Education Garden at the State Arboretum of Virginia
Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens Birmingham, AL USA 2021 $10,000 for the Native Rhododendron Species Jewel Box project
Ganna Walska Lotusland Santa Barbara, CA USA 2021 $10,000 for general operating support
Huntsville Madison County Botanical Garden Society Huntsville, AL USA 2021 $30,000 for the Children's Garden Expansion - Tweetsville, Phase 2 ($25,000) and general operating support ($5,000)
Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens Jacksonville, FL USA 2021 $10,000 for the Water Garden project groundskeeper's salary or other project expenses
John J. Tyler Arboretum Media, PA USA 2021 $10,000 for the Wister Rhododendron Azalea Bowl Planting project
KidsGardening Burlington, VT USA 2021 $12,000 for the Supporting Successful and Sustainable Youth Gardens through the Garden Design Education project
Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden Rockford, IL USA 2021 $10,000 for replacement of the maintenance vehicle or general operating support
Longue Vue House and Gardens New Orleans, LA USA 2021 $5,000 for the Garden Path Renewal project or general operating support
Madison Square Park Conservancy Inc. New York, NY USA 2021 $5,000 for the 2022 Horticulture Program
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens Sarasota, FL USA 2021 $10,000 for greenhouse infrastructural needs at the downtown campus
Montclair Foundation Inc. Montclair, NJ USA 2021 $5,000 for general operating support for the Van Vleck Gardens