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The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension - Taking the University to the People
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Funding Opportunities and Awards
= Of Interest to School/Youth Gardens.
= Of Interest to Community Gardens

Adopt-a-School (Adopt-a-Garden)

America the Beautiful Fund - Operation Green Plant is offering FREE SEEDS!

Arizona Community Tree Council, Inc.
Challenge Grants
Grants are available to eligible Arizona communities, non-profit corporations, and other groups on a competitive basis. The primary objective of the grant program is to support volunteerism to enhance the urban forest in your community.
1616 W. Adams, Phoenix, AZ 85007, Voice (602) 542-2518, Fax (602) 542-5223

Arizona Department of Education
Arizona Game and Fish Department
Arizona Nursery Association
Arizona Partners for Fish and Wildlife
Arizona Public Service and the Phoenix Suns
Campaign for Human Development Grants
Captain Planet Foundation

Chamber of Commerce

Common Ground Garden Program

Community Development Block Grants Community Foundations and Public School Foundations Donations Environmental Education Grants & Awards

Environmental Protection Agency


The Foundation Center

Garden Clubs

The Grantsmanship Center

International Turf Production Foundation

The International Society of Arboriculture Research Trust The National Education Association
National Gardening Association National Science Foundation National Tree Trust National Urban and Community Forest Advisory Council
Phoenix Suns Charities Publicity Parent/Teacher Organizations

Salt River Project Branching Out

Service Organizations

The United States Department of Energy:

Wildlife Habitats

World Gardening Project

Arizona Community Tree Council

Gustav Ohaus Awards Kids Pride in Phoenix Sea World/Busch Gardens Environmental Excellence Awards

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Funding Opportunities and Awards

Last Updated February 25, 2008
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