2013 Youth Garden Grant

Are you looking for funding to start or support a school or community youth garden? Security Health Plan and the Wood County Health Department believe in improving the health, lifestyles and overall well-being of the communities we serve. As part of our commitment, we are supporting childcare center and school gardens to help children increase vegetable consumption and develop healthy habits. HERE is a document that will help prepare you for filling out the application below.

Sprouting Healthy Kids Grant Application

Eligibility Requirements: Applicant's must be a certified or licensed childcare center, or a nonprofit K-12 school or 501(c)(3) AND be in Security Health Plan’s Service Area. Click HERE to view counties within the service area:

IMPORTANT: This application needs to be completed in one sitting, and will take about 20-30 minutes depending on your responses. You are able to go back to previous pages in the application and update existing responses until the application is finished or until you exit the survey. After the application is finished, you will not be able to re-access the application.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact Allison Machtan, Security Health Plan Health Educator at (715) 221-9872 or via email at machtan.allison@securityhealth.org OR Kristie Rauter, Wood County Community Health Improvement Planner at (715) 421-8915 or via email at krauter@co.wood.wi.us.