COMING SOON

Thank you for your interest in The Seeds of Change Grant Program.
The program officially begins on Monday, March 2, 2015, so please check back soon to enter.
We look forward to receiving your submission and the opportunity to help your garden grow.

We’re awarding a total
of $200,000 in grants to
34 garden projects.

Submit an entry on behalf of
your school or organization!


At Seeds of Change®, we’re committed to helping you create a healthier, more sustainable community. That’s why we’re awarding grants to support sustainable, community-based gardening & farming programs around the country. Eligible organizations* may apply. Application deadline
now extended to April 6, 2015.

Apply Now

$20,000 GRANTS


winner

DEKALB COUNTY ILLINOIS

DeKalb, IL

"DeKalb County Community Gardens takes an innovative approach to end hunger at the local level through community involvement, education, and commitment to environmental stewardship..."

winner

MEDWAY COMMUNITY FARM

Medway, MA

"MCF is a non-profit farm that empowers our community to grow, buy and value local, sustainable food while promoting conservation, healthy lifestyle choices and farm-based education..."

*Eligible organizations must meet both of the following criteria: (1) They must be a U.S. private for-profit or public or private not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that (2) focuses on at least one of the following areas: community-based farming or gardening; public school gardens; food & nutrition education; farming and agriculture education or sustainable farming. Organizations that are linked to a specific town, township, watershed, county or other delineated area, are able to engage such community for participation and support. See program guidelines for more information.

 

GRANT DETAILS

$20K Grants
2 schools &
2 community
organizations
will be awarded $20,000 grants to help their gardens or farms
$10K Grants
5 schools &
5 community
organizations
will be awarded $10,000 grants to help their gardens or farms
$1K Grants
10 schools &
10 community
organizations
will be awarded $1,000 grants to help their gardens or farms
APPLYING is EASY
1
Click below to fill out the online application
2
Tell us how your garden benefits the community by answering the questions provided.
3
Upload a photo of your garden (optional)
APPLY

March 2-April 6
VOTE

April 9-April 27
JUDGING

On or about April 30
RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED
On or about May 12

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Term of Entry: Eligible Organizations may apply between 12:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) March 2, 2015 and 11:59 a.m. EDT on April 6, 2015 (“Submission Period”). Any application electronically submitted after the end of the Submission Period will not be accepted. Limit: one (1) entry per Eligible Organization. Odds depend on number of entrants, votes received, and application evaluation. See rules at www.seedsofchangegrant.com for specific eligibility and entry requirements. Sponsor: Seeds of Change®, P.O. Box 4908, Rancho Dominguez, CA 90220. Program not sponsored/endorsed/administered by/associated with Facebook.