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.

  • Many images of plants in a garden
    In the inner city of Cleveland on the west side of town, south of Lake Erie, is a concrete jungle that can be officially referred . . .
  • A front porch, a woman smiling with a rain barrel, a man standing next to a raised garden bed
    Dr. S.D. Patterson is the Executive Director of Neighborhood’s Hands, a stunning example for districts similar to this Winston-Salem region of North Carolina. Dr. Patterson . . .
  • Smiling people in a garden and a greenhouse
    Berea, Ohio is considered an “inner ring suburb” of Cleveland. People move there for the great school system and inexpensive housing. Many residents are low . . .
  • Smiling gardeners, a raised bed, and a statue of two men at a table
    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 . . .
  • A garden in an urban setting
    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 . . .
  • Plants growing in a garden, a hand painted sign that reads "Eggplant" and a banner that reads "Plant a Row for the Hungry"
    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 . . .