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Grants Promote Community Gardens and Green Spaces
Scotts Miracle-Gro: GRO1000 Grassroots Grants
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company’s GRO1000 Grassroots Grants help foster the development of gardens and green spaces in the United States. Grants of up to $1,500 are awarded to local communities throughout the country to help bring edible gardens, flower gardens, and public green spaces to more neighborhoods. The focus is on garden and green space beautification projects that incorporate the involvement and engagement of neighborhood residents and foster a sense of community spirit. Eligible applicants include nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies. The application deadline is February 13, 2015. Visit the company’s website to review the program’s FAQs and submit an online application.