Donations to the Extension Master Gardener Association
fund the following non-profit programs in the community:-
- Demonstration Garden Maintenance: Currently the Master Gardener volunteer donate their time to maintain demonstration gardens at Freedom Park and at Independence Park. These gardens need ongoing supplies such as new plants, mulch, plant food, plant identification markers and replacement tools.
- School Garden projects are supported at various schools such as Mint Hill Middle School and Grand Oak Elementary School. They need similar support and supplies as above.
- Plant Sales held annually at the Charlotte Regional Farmers Market, Matthews Farmers Market, Extension Office, and, Reedy Creek Hummingbird Festival need donations for pots, potting soil, and plant markers.