Looking to Join, Start, or Maintain a Community Garden in Cleveland?

The Summer Sprout Community Garden program can help! Gardens enrolled in Summer Sprout may be eligible for soil testing, soil amendments, tilling services, plants, seeds, materials for raised beds, technical assistance and education. Existing community gardens interested in expanding may also be eligible!

Next Steps

Register for our DigIn! Community Garden Training Program!  This is a requirement for new gardens or new garden leaders.  [[Registration is closed]]

If you have completed the DigIn! training, you may fill out the 2020 Summer Sprout Application. Applications are due by Friday, August 16th at 5:00pm.


2020 New Summer Sprout Application Part 1

2020 New Summer Sprout Application Part 2


***If you missed the DigIn! training for this year and would like to receive an email alert when the next DigIn! training registration opens, please contact Carrie Vollentine, Program Coordinator: vollentine.1@osu.edu.***



If you have any questions or need more information about the Summer Sprout Program or Ohio State University Extension, Cuyahoga County, please contact our office at (330) 599-7736.