Gallery: New York Schools Receive $59K in Mini-Grants to Build Student ...

The city’s garden initiative program for schools founded by GrowNYC just got great news! The Grow to Learn: Citywide School Gardens Initiative has been awarded $59,044 in mini-grant funding from the Mayor’s Fund. The funds will be split amongst 36 New York public and charter schools to foster garden programs that aim to teach kids the benefits and satisfaction of growing their own fresh fruits and vegetables. This is the second round of funding for the program; in April, 20 schools received the first round of mini-grants.

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