This year the VSGP Grants program received over 395 grant entries from 185 schools across the state of Victoria. It is inspiring to see so many school wanting to undertake student lead garden projects in their school yards. In many applications, the VSGP committee read about wonderful proposed garden projects so choosing the successful schools was not an easy task.
Rotarians for BEEs proudly sponsor:
The Pollinator Garden Grant
A garden designed to attract and encourage various pollinators to the environment, funding 6 grants @ $500 each. We look forward to seeing the progress of these proposed pollinator garden projects!
This year the 6 lucky schools to receive the Rotarians for Bees – Pollinator Garden Grant of a $500 nursery voucher were:
Sacre Coeur School, Glen Iris
St Peter’s Primary School, North Bendigo
Victoria Road Primary School, Lilydale
Yarrabah Special School
St Anne’s School, Sunbury
Tooradin Primary School
The Victorian Schools Garden Program comprises of Grants, Awards, Professional Development Workshops and Garden support, find out more here.