The 2019 Greening Grey Britiain fund

15th January 2019

The 2019 Greening Grey Britain applications are now open for schools, youth groups and community gardeners to apply. Closing date for applications is 28 February 2019.

The fund is looking for intergenerational partnership projects between community organisations and schools/youth groups, who want to work together to transform an unloved space to benefit the local community and environment

This year the fund would like applicants to show how their transformation project would fit in with one or more of the following themes:

 

  • Grow for People: create a garden to help promote better health and wellbeing
  • Grow for the Planet: create a garden that will help to address local environmental issues
  • Grow for Wildlife: create a space for wildlife to boost local biodiversity

To enter Groups must either:

Successful applicants will receive the following:

  • Up to £500 worth of materials
  • Hands-on support from an experienced RHS Community Outreach Advisor

For more information, and to apply, please visit the Royal Horticultural Society website.