Summer School Garden Workshops

Summer school garden workshops and training for teachers are available through the Hawaii Farm to School and School Garden Network.  They generally last for two days and give more in depth access to school garden learning.  Although they may be off island, there are scholarships available for teachers.  In addition, school garden tours by region […]

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Grow Some Good

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Grow Some Good offers regular Work & Learn days where teachers, students, volunteers and the public come to learn and care for school gardens. There are monthly work days on the school sites that end up being lots of fun and very educational. Workday are held at Kihei Elementary on 2nd Saturdays at 9:00am-noon. Other […]

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Joy of Worms

The Joy of Worms website provides valuable information on vermiculture and composting. The second Saturday of each month, there is a wonderful 90 minute workshop offered to anyone and everyone who is interested in soil amendments and wants to explore the wonderful world of worms, worm castings, and worm tea.  Classes take place at the […]

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Whole Kids Foundation

Deadline is October 31, 2015 for Garden grants 2015 has been an exciting year for Whole Kids Foundation. They will be accepting new grant applications from September 1 – October 31.  Applications will be reviewed this winter and grants will be awarded March 1, 2016: http://wholekidsfoundation.org/gardengrants.php You’ll be able to find all the info you […]

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Project Learning Tree Grants

Project Learning Tree® (PLT) is an award-winning national environmental education program for educators and their students in grades PreK-12.  GreenWorks! is the service-learning, community action program of PLT that partners PLT educators, students, and communities in environmental neighborhood improvement projects. GreenWorks! blends service activities with the academic curriculum and addresses real community needs as students […]

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Captain Planet Foundation

September 30, 2014 and January 31, 2015 Grants are made for activities that promote and support high-quality educational programs that enable children and youth to understand and appreciate our world through learning experiences that engage them in active, hands-on projects to improve the environment in their schools and communities.  Grants from the Captain Planet Foundation […]

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Donald Samull Classroom Herb Garden Grant

Deadline: October 1, 2014 with Announcement of Winners December 1, 2014 The Herb Society of America, as a recipient of a bequest from the estate of Donald Samull, has established two herb garden grants for teachers in grades 3 through 6. Mr. Samull was an elementary school teacher who used his love of herbs in […]

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Lowes Toolbox for Education

Deadline: Februry 15, 2015 Spring Cycle (As soon as 1500 grant applications have been submitted, the application process will close. Notification date is mid-April 2015 Funding requests must be from $2,000-$5,000. 3 Simple Steps to Application Success:   Print out and review the Pre-Application Checklist (PDF file). Use the Pre-Application as a guide to collect […]

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Lorrie Otto Seeds for Education Program

Deadline: October 15, 2014.  Notification of award is February 15, 2015 The Lorrie Otto Seeds for Education Program (SFE) began in 1996 and was named in honor of naturalist and Wild Ones inspirational leader Lorrie Otto, a pioneer in the natural landscaping movement in the United States and on who’s philosophy Wild Ones was founded. […]

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American Honda Foundation

Deadlines: February 1, May 1, August 1, November 1, 2012-2013 The American Honda Foundation supports youth education programs with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment. Grants range from $20,000 to $75,000 Go to www.corporate.honda.com/america/philanthropy.aspx?id=ahf

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