The VVSD Edible School Garden Grant provides $5,000 to support edible garden projects in the Valley View School District. To be eligible for the garden grant, applicants must read the 'Grant Agreement Information' and determine ALL aspects covered. This includes establishing a garden committee, having a well-defined goal with a workable timeline, garden location with all the requirements considered, plans to connect the garden to the cafeteria and classroom, event and activity ideas to involve the community, a budget, and safety guidelines that will be taught to all garden participants.
Any grant received and approved by May 30th., will receive $5,000 to be used in the following School Year.
New! Tower Gardens
Benefits of Garden Research This document includes a summary of research findings on six key benefit areas of garden-based learning for children, youth, adults, and families
Health and Wellness
Community Building and Social Connections
Edible Garden Budget This spreadsheet may be adapted to your specific garden budget and serves as a budget planning tool.