Colorado Farm to School Grant Toolkit
This toolkit provides model language and guidance on how to apply for grants to support farm to school efforts.
- Guidance on how to identify clearly your needs, establish short and long-term goals, and prioritize equipment needed.
- Gudiance on how to determine if a grant is a good fit, what personnel and other resources will be needed to successfully apply, and general timeframe needed to complete different types of grants.
- The template contains information, citations, and text that can be used in your own grant applications
National Farm to School Network
NFSN has a Funding Farm to School fact sheet with links to funding sources and ideas for financing farm to school efforts.
Creating and Growing Edible Schoolyards (June 2011)
This manual from Minnesota is a step by step guide to developing and implementing school gardens. It also includes helpful resources and identifies garden grant opportunities (pp.17-19).
Farm to School Fundraising Tips
Search the National Farm to School Network’s resources on fundraising to find money for your FTS programs. Go to the Resources page and select “fundraising” in the Search by Topic list.