Final Week to Apply for Mountain Rose Herbs’ $4,000 Grants 4 Plants Opportunity

July 8th 2019

One Week Left to Apply for $4,000 Grants4Plants Opportunity
Five $4,000 grants to be given to mission-driven botanical lovers

Eugene, Oregon –Mountain Rose Herbs (MRH) is one week away from closing entry to its second annual Grants 4 Plants program. This grant opportunity, funded entirely by MRH, will award five $4,000 grants to people or organizations that need extra assistance to bring their plant- or conservation-centric projects to fruition.

Applicants must:

  • Create a video (under three minutes) that describes the project
  • Post their video to social media with the hashtag: #Grants4Plants
  • Fill out the Grant Application

Applications are open to those working on projects that are aligned with MRH’s mission, which includes herbalism and herbal education, protection of native and medicinal plants, environmental stewardship, or organic and sustainable agriculture.

“We believe that supporting those who make a difference in their local communities is one of the greatest ways we can give back,” said MRH Sustainability Director, Alyssa Bascue. “We offer this grant to help those who share our values and ethics to make this world a better place for all to live.”

Applications will be accepted until July 15, 2019, at 11:59 PM. The winning applicants will be chosen by September 1, 2019, and will be publicly announced shortly thereafter.

About Mountain Rose Herbs Grants 4 Plants:
Grants 4 Plants began in 2018 with home herbalists, small businesses, and nonprofit organizations in mind. To be considered, projects must take place within the US and have clearly defined goals with detailed action plans. Projects should be able to show tangible results, and applicants will be required to submit a written project update and another three-minute video within one year of receiving funds. The program was originally created to offer three grants but has since been increased to five. Full qualifications and requirements can be found here: https://info.mountainroseherbs.com/mrh-grants-4-plants

About Mountain Rose Herbs: Mountain Rose Herbs offers high-quality organically grown herbs, spices, teas, essential oils, and botanical goods. Since 1987, they have been known for their uncompromising commitment to organic agriculture, fair trade standards, and sustainable business practices. The company’s core belief that people, plants, and planet are more important than profit guides everything they do. Learn more about Mountain Rose Herbs at www.mountainroseherbs.com