Category Archives: Grants

Permaculture… What Is It?

“Permaculture is a philosophy of working with, rather than against nature; of protracted and thoughtful observation rather than protracted and thoughtless labor; and of looking at plants and animals in all their functions, rather than treating any area as a single product system.”—Bill Mollison, Ryland Lancaster, a local permaculture expert, tells us more about permanent culture, the

Grant Opportunities for School Gardens

“If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need” – Marcus Tullius Cicero Is your school considering a new campus garden? Improving or expanding an existing school garden? If so, here are a couple grant opportunities worth considering: 2015 Youth Garden Grant The National Gardening Association will present awards to 20

$45,000 in Grants Available to Thousand Oaks Community Groups

The City of Thousand Oaks Public Works Department is now accepting online applications for the 2014-2015 Community Enhancement Grant Program. The program provides grants for non-profit community and school groups, such as clubs and booster organizations, to raise funds to support group activities. The groups conduct a community beautification or environmental project, such as a

City Accepting Applications for Community Enhancement Grants

The City of Thousand Oaks Public Works Department is accepting online applications for the 2013-2014 Community Enhancement Grant Program beginning October 1 through October 30, 2013. The program provides grants for non-profit community and school groups, such as clubs and booster organizations, to raise funds to support group activities. The groups conduct a community beautification

TOHS Link Crew’s Earth Day Extravaganza Event is Monday!!

Are you planning on celebrating Earth Day this coming Monday, but unsure of what local activities you & your preschool and elementary aged children can participate in? Well we have just the answer for you!!.. The Thousand Oaks High School Link Crew and the Thousand Oaks Library will be hosting an ‘Earth Day Extravaganza’ event this coming Monday, April

Help Your School Recycle Even More With a $2,000 Grant!!

The Synopsis Outreach Foundation is offering grants in the amount of $2,000 to help schools kick-start their environmental programs! The CVUSD Recycles program would love to see one or more CVUSD schools get a grant… we’d even be willing to help with the application!