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Cook Fresh® Community Urban Garden Grant

Meet the 2019 Grant Recipients!  Thank you to all gardens who applied - please try again in 2020.


Purpose: To provide supplemental funding for Cook County urban community gardens to be used for plantings, seeds and garden material. Funds made available in late March and expire November 1st during the grant year.


Goal: To develop urban community awareness of agriculture through gardening, provide additional funding to meet garden goals and connect gardens with area farmers/businesses for potential plant and garden material sales.


Application: Available Closed, available from Jan 1- Febr 28th, 2019


Questions: Contact Debbie Voltz, Membership Assistant, Cook County Farm Bureau® at 708-354-3276 or