Olympia gardening nonprofit among 770 to receive grant from outdoor outfitter Patagonia

Olympia-based Garden-Raised Bounty, a nonprofit that strives to build community through food and agriculture, is one of 770 groups worldwide to receive a grant from the outdoor gear company Patagonia.

According to a statement released by the company it has donated $6.6 million in 2014 to organizations from 16 countries.

GRuB is one of 25 organizations to receive a grant from Patagonia between May 1, 2013, and April 4, 2014, according to Patagonia’s annual environmental and social issues report. The company claims to donate 1 percent of its sales.