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The Office of Sustainability previously offered 4R’s Mini and Mega Grants in the amounts of up to $5,000 and up to $25,000 respectively. Jump to the 4R’s Grants page to view past 4R’s Grant recipients.
Here is another list of other organizations that have grants that your school or district might qualify for. Check it out below:
The Office of Sustainability Schools Program provides schools in San Mateo County with backyard composting and worm composting bins for their school gardens. If you are interested please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact the Community Garden Initiative Program to learn about their resources to help you establish or improve a school garden.
Do you need help finding free or discounted supplies for your school garden? If so, check out our Seeds, Plants and Garden Supplies list below:
One way we can get students and school staff to reduce waste is by communicating with them on ways to take action and reminding them specifically what goes into the recycling, organics, and garbage (landfill) bins on campus. We can do this through signage and stickers. Check out our collection of posters, signs, and stickers available to you by emailing us at email@example.com.
See our past newsletters below to catch up on what the Schools Team has been sharing with our teachers and administration.