2017 Cookfresh® Community Urban Garden Grant Program Application Available!

Cookfresh® Community Urban garden Grant Program is designed to “help” community gardens access needed plantings, seed, raised bed construction material, soil, compost, fencing and more.  

Cookfresh® Cook County will award five (5) $300.00 grants to urban/community gardens in Cook County that are seeking to enhance their garden’s success.  A grant application sub-committee will evaluate applications and award five garden grants.  


Awarded Cookfresh® grant funds are in the form of vouchers, redeemable same as cash at participating CCFB member Greenhouses and Garden Centers.  

Application: To download an application, click HERE or contact Debbie:708-354-3276 or by email at membershipdebbie@cookcfb.org. Available January 3, 2017.

Deadline: Grant application need to be emailed, faxed or postmarked by Tuesday, February 28, 2017 to be considered.

Encourage your community garden coordinator to apply!