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Sponsorships Available for Food Independence Gardens

There is still time for you to apply!


The application deadline for our AARP sponsored FIG gardens has been extended through the end of October! If you would like a FIG built and meet the requirements listed below please apply!

  • The location for the gardens must be within the Tacoma city limits
  • The person applying must be 50 years of age or over
  • The property must comply with City of Tacoma guidelines for right of way raised bed installation – sufficient width and distance from roadway, etc. The right-of-way needs to be 8 feet deep and 30 feet wide.

If you fit these qualifications and would like to grow food to share with your community please click on the link below and submit your application!

Thank you AARP!

AARP has generously donated the financial support necessary for this project.