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Recent Grants


In 2021, the Trust awarded annual grants totaling $644,177 to 52 organizations, with an average grant size of $12,388.

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

Organization Location Country Year Amount Purpose
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
Wave Hill Bronx, NY United States 2019 $20,000 the Ornamental Gardening Internship, specifically for intern stipend and equipment costs
Wild Ones - Natural Landscapers Ltd. Neenah, WI United States 2019 $19,000 Practical Garden Designs for Native Beauty
Wilmot Botanical Gardens Gainesville, FL United States 2019 $15,000 the Camellia Relocation Project at Wilmot Botanical Gardens
Atlanta Botanical Garden Atlanta, GA United States 2018 $19,850 a new Children's Garden at the Atlanta Botanical Garden's Gainesville location
Auburn University Auburn, AL United States 2018 $13,100 a new utility vehicle for the Davis Arboretum
Berkshire Botanical Garden Stockbridge, MA United States 2018 $25,000 the Master Site Plan project (for expenses incurred in 2019 only)
Bok Tower Gardens Lake Wales, FL United States 2018 $4,500 specifically for the replacement of six live oaks damaged by Hurricane Irma
Botanic Garden of Smith College Northampton, MA United States 2018 $15,380 the Botanic Garden's Seeding the Future project