2023 Annual Appeal

Below is our 2023 report card to you!

Thank you in advance for making your donation to our
2023 Annual Appeal.


FBBG’s 2023 Highlights:

  • Taught 1000’s of K12 SE WI students in nature; funding classes & transportation for students who are otherwise unlikely to have these vital learning experiences.
  • Planned and facilitated seasonal expert led FBBG Garden Walks and, a variety of community engagement classes for all ages/populations.
  • Planned and facilitated our 7th annual Member Appreciation Picnic – 575 attendees!
  • Hosted FBBG’s annual January Winterfest for children and families.
  • Hosted FBBG’s 2 annual craft fairs.generating 4000+ in attendance.
  • Recruited 900+ community & corporate volunteers in support of Boerner’s garden staff; 27,000 hours donated since FBBG instituted this vital program in 2010!
  • Planned and facilitated FBBG summer nature programs for families.
  • Funded installation of historic Rock Garden safety railings.
  • Funded the historic Annual Garden gazebo roof repair.
  • Hosted our 4th annual event at Will Radler’s garden; nearly 500 FBBG members & friends attended!
We look forward to 2024, FBBG’s 40th year & historic Boerner’s 84th!
With unending gratitude for your kind and continued support.

Ellen Hayward

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