*1. Captain Planet Grants, Due June 30th.*
 The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to fund and support
hands-on, environmental projects for children and youths. Our objective is
to encourage innovative programs that empower children and youth around the
world to work individually and collectively to solve environmental problems
in their neighborhoods and communities. Through environmental education, we
believe that children can achieve a better understanding and appreciation
for the world in which they live.

*2. Yes to Carrots Garden Challenge*
Environmental Focus: Agriculture/Farming, Consumer Education, Environmental
Health, Gardening/Composting, Nature Awareness, Outdoor Skills/Recreation,
Plants, Sustainability
Academic Focus: Health, Interdisciplinary, Language Arts, Science,

*3. $500 Do Something Growth Grants*
Environmental Focus: Agriculture/Farming, Air, Animals/Wildlife, Astronomy,
Biodiversity, Career Choices, Climate Change/Weather, Conservation, Consumer
Education, Creative Arts, Cultural Awareness, Ecology, EE Best Practices,
Endangered Species, Energy, Environmental Health, Environmental Justice,
Gardening/Composting, Geology, Habitats/Ecosystems, Litter, Nature
Awareness, Outdoor Skills/Recreation, Plants, Pollution, Population,
Recycling/Waste Management, Soil, Stormwater, Sustainability,
Team-building/Problem-solving, Trees/Forests, Water
Academic Focus: Arts - Performing, Arts - Visual, Character Education,
Health, Interdisciplinary, Language Arts, Math, Physical Education, Science,
Social Studies, Technology

*4.Annie's Grants for Gardens,  *

Annie's offers a limited number of small grants to community gardens, school
gardens and other educational programs that connect children directly to
gardening.  These funds can be used to buy gardening tools, seeds or other
needed supplies.

Annie's donates only to schools and non-profit organizations for projects
that focus on School and Community Gardens or Sustainable Agriculture.

Dr. Teri Hamlin
North Region Agriculture Education
Georgia Department of Education
204C Four Towers University of Georgia
Athens, Ga 30602
706-542-3679 / 706-540-0032
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