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2020 Project Orange Thumb Garden Grant Program

In-kind Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits
to Support Gardening Initiatives

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Fiskars - Project Orange Thumb

Deadline Date:

05/01/20 11:59 PM CST

Description:

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In-kind grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support gardening initiatives. Grantees will be awarded gift cards and supplies. Funding is intended to promote food security, healthy eating, sustainable food sources, neighborhood beautification, and community agricultural and environmental education.

Examples of new garden initiatives and garden expansion initiatives Project Orange Thumb® Garden Grants have supported in the past:

  • Gardens that grow produce for school meal programs
  • Gardens created to increase environmental and agricultural education in the community
  • Gardens donating produce to hunger relief programs
  • Gardens for nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, and related facilities
  • Gardens created to aid in healthy eating and lifestyle educational programs

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 179664

Number of Grants:

25 recipients will be chosen from this year’s applicants.

Estimated Size of Grant:

Recipients will receive $1,000 in gift cards plus garden tools.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

In order to be eligible for a Project Orange Thumb® Garden Grant, the garden initiative must be for a not-for-profit or 501(c)(3) organization within North America that has not received a Project Orange Thumb® Grant in the past.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due by 11:59 am CST on May 1, 2020.
Recipients will be announced May 15, 2020.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

If you have any questions regarding your application or the Project Orange Thumb® Grant Program, please email orangethumb@fiskars.com.

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

Canada: Alberta;   British Columbia;   Manitoba;   New Brunswick;   Newfoundland and Labrador;   Northwest Territories;   Nova Scotia;   Nunavut;   Ontario;   Prince Edward Island;   Quebec;   Saskatchewan;   Yukon;

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