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*Mantis and National Gardening Association Offer Mantis Awards for Community
and Youth Gardening
Projects*<http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/rfp/rfp_item.jhtml?id=322100030>
Twenty-five nonprofit garden programs serving youth may apply to win a
Mantis brand power tiller/cultivator....
*Deadline:* March 1, 2011
*Posted:* January 19, 2011

Each year, Mantis <http://mantis.com/home.asp>, a maker of garden tools, and
the National Gardening Association <http://www.garden.org/> present the
Mantis Awards to charitable and educational garden projects working to
enhance the quality of life in their host communities.

Any nonprofit garden program may apply. In the past, winners have included
schools, churches, correctional facilities, parks departments, youth camps,
community gardens, and many others.

To be eligible, applicants must operate a charitable or educational program
that is not-for-profit in the United States.

Twenty-five programs will be selected to receive a Mantis tiller/cultivator
with border/edger and kickstand, as well as their choice of gas-powered
two-cycle engine or electric motor.

Visit the NGA Kids Gardening Web site for complete program guidelines.

*Contact:*
*Link to Complete RFP <http://www.kidsgardening.org/grants/mantis.asp>*



--
Dr. Teri Hamlin
North Region Agriculture Education
Georgia Department of Education
204C Four Towers University of Georgia
Athens, Ga 30602
706-552-4461 / 706-540-0032
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