Community Garden and Farmers Market Grants

Neighbor Up is offering one time grants for community gardens, farmers markets, and for garden art in the cities of Cleveland and East Cleveland. Grants will be reviewed on a rolling basis each week starting May 1st through June 15th. Groups and organizations may only be funded once during this time period. If your group or organization does not have a 501 c 3, you must find a registered 501 c 3 organization in good standing with the IRS to serve as your fiscal sponsor.

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Here is more information on the grants:

  • Garden and group must be in Cleveland or East Cleveland;
  • Grant request must be between $250 and $1500;
  • Grant must be used this spring/summer (by September 1, 2021);
  • Funds may be used for soil, compost, tools, plants, seeds, water, benches, raised beds, artwork, and/or using as a community gathering space.
  • If awarded funding, you must attend a Celebratory Gathering on Thursday, October 7th from 6pm to 8pm to discuss your initiative.


Contact Morgan Taggart.