(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mary Jo Frank for the information in this story and the Chelsea Farmers Markets for the photos.)
The Chelsea Area Garden Club (CAGC) will award a limited number of grants of up to $1,000 in 2020 to local nonprofit organizations for sustainable horticulture-related projects.
The application deadline is Nov. 30.
Grants support projects that promote the love of gardening, community beautification, environmentally responsible horticultural practices, and conservation through education and by example.
Applications and information about the annual grant program are available at www.chelseagardenclub.com and on Facebook at Chelsea Garden Club or by calling Charlene Harris at 734-433-9773. Applications, postmarked no later than Nov. 30, should be mailed to the CAGC Grant Program, P.O. Box 519, Chelsea, MI 48118.
Applicants in the CAGC service area – Chelsea and western Washtenaw County – will be given preference.