Managing your School Garden Program – for Educators, Administrators and Parent Groups

“Effective leadership is putting first things first”

-Stephen Covey

This workshop zooms in on how to sustainably develop and manage human and financial resources so that the program continues to grow and evolve as the garden matures.


This Workshop Covers the Following:

1) What Do We Really Need?

2) Develop a Budget for your program with items listed in order of priority, based on other successful school garden programs, and a Timeline for the Development of your project.

3) Fundraising Tactics and Strategies: Grants, private Donations, and planning successful Events

4) Roles and Responsibilities within the Garden Program: how to sustainably manage teacher, parent and volunteer contributions to the program