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Grants, Scholarships and Donations

    
Plant Exchange and Tomato Sale 2012, Make a Senior Smile Day 2012 and new wheelbarrows in 2010
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Each year the MGWWC offers a limited number of scholarships and grants to those who meet our criteria. 

Thus far in 2013 MGWWC has awarded the following in grants and donations:
  • Taylor Conservatory - March 2013
    At our March General Membership Meeting MGWWC presented Patty Donahue with a $500 Grant check for the Taylor Conservatory.  This money will help assist an Eagle Scout with the funds needed to buy native plants, plant markers and other supplies for his woodland beautification and restoration project.
  • Garden Club of Central United Methodist Church
    In March our Board approved a grant for $525.39 to GCCUMC for supplies and materials to build and maintain a gutter garden on the rooftop of the Central United Church
  • Brenda's Butterfly Habitat
    In March our Board approved a $250 donation to Brenda's Butterfly Habitat for mulch and new plants.
  • Over $500 has been given away in the form of cash and various donated items

In 2012 MGWWC provided $500 scholarships to 2 deserving individuals.
In 2011 MGWWC provided
$1,822.19 in grants.

  • Scholarships are available for individuals in the horticulture and/or related fields.
  • Grants are also available for non-profit groups who need funding for community gardens. 

 If you would like to apply for one of these programs, you may download, fill out and submit one of the following documents:


MGWWC Grant Application

In Adobe Acrobat format



MGWWC Scholarship Application

In Adobe Acrobat format
 
Applications should be mailed to:
 
MGWWC Scholarships & Grants
c/o Position Open
5454 Venoy Road
Wayne, MI 48184

For more information on either program you may also email:
Jeanne Murray