CONGRATULATIONS 

2022 INSPIRE CONNECT EMPOWER PROJECT GRANT RECIPIENTS

Map of North Carolina counties, with red stars placed in counties that received NCEMGVA Project Grants in 2022

It is NCEMGVA 's great honor to support the amazing work of Master GardenerSM Volunteers* through our 2022 Inspire Connect Empower Project Grants, which provided a total of $10,000 in funding to 22 County Master Gardener Programs across the State of North Carolina**.  

Recipients are listed in alphabetic order by county.

*Master GardenerSM Volunteers must raise the funds for their projects.  

**Please note that for some of these projects, NCEMGVA is not the sole source of funding.  


Brunswick County:  Submitted by A. Coleman and D. Coulson               

Project Title:  Welcome Garden Pathway

Category:  Startup   Funding: $500

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Cabarrus County:  Submitted by A. Ashworth and D. Browning

Project Title:  Greenhouse 

Category:  Startup  Funding:  $500

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Caldwell County:  Submitted by E. Roberts and J. Smith

Project Title:  Nature's Best Hope Demonstration Garden   

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Carteret County:  Submitted by S. Howren and E. Sewell

Project Title:  Plant a Row Goodness Garden

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Catawba County:  Submitted by S. Abernathy and M. Natalie

Project Title:  Beautify Our Demonstration Gardens

Category:  Continuing Project   Funding:  $300

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Craven County:  Submitted by P. Bergdall and J. Paladini

Project Title:  Cropmasters Vegetable Garden Protective Barrier

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Cumberland County:  Submitted by B. Wadford and L. Brooks

Project Title:  Demonstration and Pollinator Garden Plant Identification Project

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Dare County:  Submitted by S. Stadther and L. Foster

Project Title:  Wetlands Walking Trail

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Davidson County:  Submitted by J. Craver and L. Wanchick

Project Title:  Arcadia Community Center Project

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Durham County:  Submitted by D. Pilkington and W. Crutchfield

Project Title:  The Cocoa Cinnamon Project

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Harnett County:  Submitted by F. Hamilton and S. Anastasio

Project Title:  Education and Outreach to Residents

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Haywood County:  Submitted by B. Refinski-Knight and D. McKee

Project Title:  Garden Classroom Pavers

Category:  Continuing   Funding:  $300

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Iredell County:  Submitted by Submitted by S. Kuffler and J. Petrozza

Project Title:  Irrigation System at Demonstration Garden

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $300

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Johnston County:  Submitted by Submitted by C. Alberti and F. Chadwick

Project Title:  Irrigation for Nutrition

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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McDowell County:  Submitted by J. Zimmerman and K. Hillman

Project Title:  Joseph McDowell Greenway Amphitheater Improved Landscaping

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Onslow County:  Submitted by J. Smith and L. Jenkins

Project Title:  Outdoor Classroom Seating in the Discovery Gardens

Category:  Continuing   Funding:  $300

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Orange County:  Submitted by M. Malloy and D. Klimas

Project Title:  Community Seed Library

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Pitt County:  Submitted by S. Camus and A. Hamze

Project Title:  Building a Vegetable Garden One Step at a Time

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Rowan County:  Submitted by L. Rider and D. Scott

Project Title:  Hurley School Pollinator Trees & Shrubs

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Sampson County:  Submitted by S. Williams and A. Butler

Project Title:  Informal Pollinator Friendly Garden

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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Vance-Warren Counties:  Submitted by J. Smith and B. Leach

Project Title:  Increase Native Plant Species and Improve Irrigation in the Memorial Garden

Category:  Continuing Project   Funding:  $300

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Wake County:  Submitted by S. Botts and L. Romanov

Project Title:  Accurately Measuring Solar Radiation in Gardens

Category:  Startup   Funding:  $500

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