Garden Sponsorship

Every year, Gardening Know How awards up to 20 school and community gardens across the U.S. and Canada a $1,000 garden sponsorship. Meet the deserving and inspiring gardens and gardeners who've been awarded the sponsorship over the years. Visit the Gardening Know How School and Community Garden Sponsorship Program page for more information, and learn more about past award recipients below.

  • In 2010, a group of master gardeners and enthusiastic volunteers embarked on making a dream come true: create a community garden in Show Low, Arizona. The . . .
  • This Urban Farm invites you to drop in for a chat! A sunny afternoon on zoom with John Mudd and Sharon Jasprizza reveals a glimpse . . .
  • The word “rewilding” seems to be popping up frequently lately. The idea of rewilding, simply explained, involves allowing land to be shared with native plantings . . .
  • The Alzheimer’s Association estimates that “6.2 million Americans age 65 and older are living with Alzheimer’s dementia in 2021.” For so many whose families have . . .
  • In the small historic city of Gloucester, Massachusetts, hundreds of garden beds are managed by Program Director Corinne Lippie along with more than two hundred . . .
  • Merideth Spriggs makes things happen.  Calling her an innovator doesn’t fully capture her awesome ability to make a difference in the world.  Awarding Gardening Know . . .
  • Geoffrey Johnson was chosen as a recipient of Gardening Know How’s community garden sponsorship. His energy, foresight, and generosity are a perfect example of how . . .