NPK boxes
Sustainability garden group made Neighborhood Planters Kiosks  (NPK) for community sharing.

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fruit tree pruning
EGC gave Philomath Montessori a grant for a tree person to prune fruit trees to keep them low and within picking range for little hands.
veggies
Produce for the People were awarded a $600 grant from the Corvallis Evening Garden Club for Fertilizer, manure, soil mix, cover crop seed and a soil test.
On Wednesday, August 17th, we harvested and donated 100 pounds of organic produce to the Corvallis Community Outreach. So far for 2016, we donated over 1500 pounds of produce!

GRANTS

For over 35 years, the Evening Garden Club has supported the expansion of gardening, education and beautification in the Corvallis community through its Grants Program. Local nonprofit organizations in Benton County are awarded these grants to reach their gardening goals. 

Application for Request for Funds

The Evening Garden Club of Corvallis accepts requests for grants from September 1st until November 30 from Non-Profit Organizations for garden projects or garden related materials and activities that benefit the Benton County community.

Selection Process:

  • Funds are available to non-profit groups only. Tax Exempt Status Number/Tax ID Number is required.
  • The project must benefit the Benton County Community.
  • The organization must follow up with brief written documentation and pictures as to how the grant was spent in order to be considered for future grant requests.
  • Grant requests cannot exceed $500.  Each year, based on the number of applications received, some of the requests may only be partially funded.
  • Deadline for receipt of the EGC Grant Application shall be: *Watch for updated information October 2018*
  • Applications are to be mailed to:  Evening Garden Club, P.O. Box 315, Corvallis, OR 97339-0315
  • Awards will be announced: TBA.  Checks will not be made out to personal accounts.
  • All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application.

PLEASE FILL OUT A COMPLETE GRANT APPLICATION FOR YOUR REQUEST TO BE CONSIDERED.
Click HERE to download a copy of the Grant Application

Please print out, complete form and mail to:
Evening Garden Club, P.O. Box 315, Corvallis, OR 97339-0315

If you have any questions please contact: grants@corvalliseveninggardenclub.org

SCHOLARSHIPS

Proceeds from the Annual Plant Sale are used to fund a horticultural scholarship in partnership with The Oregon State Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. The Claire Hanley Scholarships are awarded each year to an Oregon resident sophomore or upper-division student at Oregon State University majoring in production or landscape horticulture. It is awarded based on excellence in scholarship, personal qualifications and financial need. This scholarship was awarded by our club for the first time in 2011.