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Organized June 1924

Member, Federated Garden Clubs of Maryland, Inc.

2021 Grant Application Notice

The Four Rivers Garden Club is proud of our 97-year history in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County.  Our Club’s mission is:

To stimulate the love and knowledge of gardening and floral design among amateurs, to aid in the protection of native plants, birds, bees and butterflies, to encourage civic and community planting, and to promote environmental responsibility.

Four Rivers Garden Club is seeking 2021 grant applications from nonprofit organizations for gardening projects in Anne Arundel County.  We will award a maximum of $1,500 dollars per grant.   To qualify, the applicant must be a designated nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization engaged in activities that further the Four Rivers Garden Club mission.  Grants awarded will be disbursed on April 15, 2021.

The deadline for submitting a 2021 grant application is March 15, 2021.  To obtain an application, please contact our Grants Committee Chair, Joyce Donlon, at  Completed applications may be submitted via email to the same address.  Click here to download the application.

Thank you for your interest.  We look forward to reviewing your grant application.





New Opportunities Arise From Change: 

After 18 years of serving the community by connecting volunteers with local opportunities and helping nonprofits fill a myriad of needs, the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center has closed.  
But there is good news too! Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) will be carrying on some of its services. AACC will take over as the volunteer connector for the community and continue to publish a newsletter of opportunities.
You can find out more about AACC’s commitment to service and volunteerism at


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