Foundation / Corporation
Whole Kids Foundation
12/31/11 5:00 PM CST
Grants for $2,000 for non-profit organizations or schools across the country that are planning or implementing a garden program. The purpose of this grant is to teach children the importance of eating healthy through exposing them to gardening. The gardening program should teach students about healthy choices as well as math and science in a dynamic interactive way.
-Have the capacity to manage grant funds responsibly and the skills and experience necessary to undertake a project involving school gardens.
-Demonstrate that the garden project has strong participation from stakeholders, including the school principal, volunteers and a community partner.
-Demonstrate that thoughtful consideration is being given to the technical challenges of school garden construction and maintenance: soil testing, water availability, tool storage and municipal regulations.
-Articulate a compelling plan for integrating the garden into the life of the school and community, including plans to put the garden's produce to good use.
GrantWatch ID#: 125905
501(c)(3) nonprofit organization or nonprofit K-12 school
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