Check it Out: Grant Opportunity!

Grant Name: Heinz Wholesome Memories Intergenerational Garden Award

Funded by: National Gardening Association

Description: The award is open to any adult in the United States who wishes to garden with preschool to high school-aged family member(s) and feels that gardening is a great way to build lasting memories. A focus on nutrition, sustainability, and socialization is a plus. No prior gardening experience necessary. The garden can be established and grown in any suitable outdoor setting such as home, rooftop, deck, school yard, community garden, church garden, etc. What the award includes: Winning applicants will receive a $500 Heinz Wholesome Memories Intergenerational Award Package.

Program Areas: Science/Environment

Recipients: Public School, Private/Charter School, Higher Education, Other

Proposal Deadline: 1/10/2010

Amount: $500.00

Website: http://www.kidsgardening.org/grants/heinz.asp

Availability: All States