Grant for a new project or to expand an existing project

You may pick up a rules and application packet at the ACES office on the 2nd floor of the Birmingham Botanical Garden administration building or email Kate Musso if you would like them emailed to you.You will need to  tell us what the grant will be used for, how it will benefit your community, and what involvement Jefferson County Master Gardeners will have.

Requests for equipment or software purchases should be very specific. JCMGA reserves the right to purchase the items directly and donate them to the Applicant.

Requests to fund new or expand existing programs should specifically include:

* The target population need and how this grant will address it.

* Specific program goals during and subsequent to the grant period.

* Existing funding sources and how this grant will be integrated into the existing program.

* How the program will be funded after this grant has been spent.

* Is there a fee for the program?


Request for a Grant of Monetary Funding

 

Please attach a document describing your organization, it’s history, programs, and the structure and function of its gardens.  Describe the request for funding in as much detail as possible.  You will need to tell us:

·      what the grant will be used for

·      how it will benefit your community

·      funding sources and how this grant will be integrated into the existing program

·      how the program will be funded after this grant has been spent

·      and what involvement Jefferson County Master Gardeners will have

Requests for equipment or software purchases should be very specific, including rationale for specific brands or manufacturers as well as links to or addresses of vendors wherever possible. 

 

What you need to provide.

The amount Requested   (Maximum $2,000)

 Is this a recurring request?  If it is, how many requests? 

Sponsoring Master Gardener:

Name:  

Email:  

Telephone: 

 

Applicant Organization:

Name: 

Contact:  

Address: 


Is your orgainzation 501C3?

How many paid employees do you have?

 How many  volunteers?

For the most recent fiscal year, what percentage of your income comes from dues?        What percentage  from grants?

What percentage from program fees?

 

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