This #GivingTuesday we’d like to say thank you to our community for your support of school garden education in Lane County. We are proud of our commitment and service in the 2021/22 school year. In Lane County, In Lane County, 2,400 children and community members received garden education and hands-on learning opportunities.
To celebrate #GivingTuesday, we’ve launched a fundraiser on Facebook in search of new monthly donors! When you sign up to become a recurring donor between Nov 15 and Dec 31, Meta will match your 2nd recurring donation by 100%. Meta covers 100% of processing fees so we receive your full donation! Any amount helps, even $5 a month! Will you help us get to our goal of 25 new monthly donors?
$15 can provide a school with seeds for the spring growing season!
$25 can provide a school with starts for the spring growing season!
$50 can provide tools, gloves, and supplies for a whole class
$100 enables us to provide a child with a full year of garden education
$250 can provide maintenance of a school garden for a year
$500 can provide 5 children with a full year of garden education
$3,000 is enough for an entire classroom to learn in their garden for an entire year!
During School Garden Project’s programs, “my students had the opportunity to be outdoors and get their hands in the dirt. It made them excited to do something like this at home. They were also able to learn more about habitats and animals [and gain a] respect for the environment.”
-School Garden Project Program Classroom Partner
A special thank you to our major Business Sponsors!