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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
Chicago Horticultural Society Glencoe, IL United States 2016 $16,800 Horticulture Internships for Undergraduates
Council on Foundations Inc Arlington, VA United States 2016 $3,100 2016 Membership Dues
Denver Botanic Gardens Denver, CO United States 2016 $19,800 the Historic Iris Collection
Descanso Gardens La Cañada Flintridge, CA United States 2016 $18,000 the California Natives Garden Renovation
Dyck Arboretum of the Plains Hesston, KS United States 2016 $18,000 Path Improvement at the Dyck Arboretum
Flora of North America Association Point Arena, CA United States 2016 $17,000 the Illustrating FNA Plants of Horticultural Value project
Friends of Boone County Arboretum Union, KY United States 2016 $9,000 Plant Identification Labels
Friends of Leu Gardens Inc. Orlando, FL United States 2016 $12,260 the Mobile Watering Unit
Friends of Mount Auburn Cemetery Cambridge, MA United States 2016 $32,500 the Development of BG-Base to ESRI GIS Software
Friends of Vallarta Botanical Gardens Davis, CA United States 2016 $15,000 the Cactus and Succulent Display
Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden Des Moines, IA United States 2016 $25,000 the Design Study for Future Gardens
Heritage Museums & Gardens Sandwich, MA United States 2016 $8,245 the Expansion of North American Hydrangea Test Garden
Historic London Town and Gardens Edgewater, MD United States 2016 $12,000 the Gardens Restoration project
Huntsville Madison County Botanical Garden Society Huntsville, AL United States 2016 $18,000 Accession Data Collection and Documentation
Indianapolis Museum of Art Indianapolis, IN United States 2016 $8,600 the 2017 Horticulture Symposium
Key West Botanical Garden Society Key West, FL United States 2016 $10,000 the Nursery Enhancement project
Leach Garden Friends Portland, OR United States 2016 $8,500 the Planting Enhancement of Existing Garden Beds
Lockerly Arboretum Foundation Milledgeville, GA United States 2016 $5,920 the Rhododendron and Azalea Collection Enhancement
Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum Ann Arbor, MI United States 2016 $18,500 the Expansion of the Bonsai Garden and Studio at the Matthaei Botanical Garden
Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens Fort Bragg, CA United States 2016 $14,500 a Kubota RTV-X1100C Utility Vehicle