Unity Gardens awards grants up to $1,000 for community greening projects in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. These grants are available to qualified non-profit groups such as neighborhoods, churches, schools, scout troops, community organizations and more. Grant applications are accepted in the spring (January 15-March 1) and the fall (July 1-August 15).
HELPFUL TIP: Planning a school project? A Schoolyard Habitat Project Guide from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service is available for viewing or download or you can request a free print copy by mail at: R8schoolyardhabitat@fws.gov . Also be sure to visit the new Schoolyard Projects section on Bay Backpack (debuts September 2017) for step-by-step instructions on dozens of projects!
Helpful Tips: Native Plants, Design Tool, Project How-To’s
Helpful Tips: Budget Form & Funding Tips
Helpful Tips: Planting Day
Helpful Tips: Sharing Your Project
Ways to Share Your Project
Public Relations Guides:
Helpful Tips: Maintaining Your Project
Finalizing the Project: Develop a Final Report