America the Beautiful Fund is offering grants of FREE SEEDS

America the Beautiful Fund
725 15th St. NW, Suite 605
Washington, DC 20005 (202)638-1649
Seeds that Grow Hope 1980- 2010

Celebrating 30 Years of planting the Seeds that Grow Hope! America the Beautiful Fund is offering grants of FREE SEEDS! to community groups striving to better our world through gardening. Grow fresh nutritious food for the hungry. Teach children about the wonders of nature in a habitat garden. Beautify parks, roadways and neighborhoods. Plant the Seeds that Grow Hope and promote healthy living, environmental stewardship and community pride! There are a thousand ways to improve your community’s quality of life through gardening!

These are 2008 and 2009 seeds with germination rates of 92-95%. Grants of 100 to 6,000 seed packets are being offered on the basis of availability and relative need. America the Beautiful Fund is also offering The Green Earth Guide on CD-ROM containing illustrated gardening instructions and ideas on involving the whole community in your project. For nutritional information, harvesting, storage and eating tips we offer Gardening for Optimal Nutrition published by the Cortisa Press which is available to you at more that HALF OFF the cover price of $2.25! Also we are able to supply your group with GLOVES thanks to a generous donation from Wells-Lamont. Now you can really dig in! With an annual Membership contribution you will also have access to technical assistance via our toll free member hotline and announcements of special
events and grants.

To receive a grant of the Seeds that Grow Hope:
1. Write a short letter describing your project
2. Fill out the application form below
3. Enclose a check for shipping and handling
4. Mail your letter, application and check to the address above

Click here to download the form for submission: