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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
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA USA 2021 $15,000 for the engraving machinefor the Morris Arboretum
Morton Arboretum Lisle, IL USA 2021 $18,340 for the Facilitation and Research to Aid Public Gardens as Sentinels against Invasive Plants project
Olbrich Botanical Society Madison, WI USA 2021 $8,000 for the 2022 summer internship program
Piedmont Physic Garden Union, SC USA 2021 $5,000 for the Fencing for Garden Expansion project
Pine Hollow Arboretum Slingerlands, NY USA 2021 $10,000 for general operating support or the Visitor Center Enhancement program
PlantAmnesty Seattle, WA USA 2021 $10,000 for general operating support
Portland Japanese Garden Portland, OR USA 2021 $10,000 for general operating support
Powell Gardens Inc. Kingsville, MO USA 2021 $15,000 for the Orchid Collection and Education project
Reeves-Reed Arboretum Summit, NJ USA 2021 $5,000 for new educational signage for the Gardens
Reiman Gardens at Iowa State University Ames, IA USA 2021 $10,000 for tool kits, seeds/plants, and containers for the From Soil to Sky: A Gardening Seriesfor Beginners project
San Diego Botanic Garden Encinitas, CA USA 2021 $15,000 for the Evaluating Lepechinia ganderi (Ganderís pitcher sage) as a Native Ornamental in San Diego County project
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Santa Barbara, CA USA 2021 $11,700 for the Ornamental California Native Plant Establishment Trails project
Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College Swarthmore, PA USA 2021 $15,000 for upgrading the Scott Arboretumís plant records and mapping system
Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park Canandaigua, NY USA 2021 $10,000 for general operating support
University of Arizona Foundation Tucson, AZ USA 2021 $10,000 for the Desert Trees Park: Transforming a Research Field to a Small Botanical Garden project
University of Hawaii Foundation Honolulu, HI USA 2021 $15,000 for the purchase of weed steaming equipment for non-chemical weed control around the living collections at Lyon Arboretum
University of Tennessee Foundation Knoxville, TN USA 2021 $15,000 for Growing Futures: Student Internships at the University of Tennessee Gardens
Village of Pinecrest Pinecrest, FL USA 2021 $19,891 for a Pinecrest Gardens Horticultural Assistant
Wave Hill Bronx, NY USA 2021 $20,000 for Ornamental Gardening Internships
Wild Ones - Natural Landscapers Ltd. Neenah, WI USA 2021 $30,000 for the Native Garden Designs project ($25,000) and general operating support ($5,000)