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We welcome your support.

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park brings joy to guests every season of the year—and your support makes it all possible. Without the financial gifts of a supportive community, Meijer Gardens could not provide the programming, exhibitions, events and collections for over 650,000 guests annually.

Meijer Gardens federal tax ID #: 38-2394044

Annual Fund

Keep Meijer Gardens growing by providing support for general expenses associated with daily operations. Annual fund contributions offer vital support to help provide quality programs, exhibitions and events. For additional information, please contact Anne Benson or call 616-975-3177.

2015 Annual Report

Donate to the Annual Fund.

Tribute

Tribute gifts express so many things: friendship, appreciation, love and support, to name a few. Gifts in honor of an individual or organization acknowledge special occasions or special traits that we admire. Gifts in memory of a special someone express our need to keep their spirit alive. Gifts in tribute to Meijer Gardens recognize your our your organization’s support of our mission. Books, bricks, stepping stones, trees and benches are available to help you honor or memorialize an individual or organization. Review our Tribute Brochure HERE.

Named Gift Tribute Wording Price Donate
General Donation N/A Any Amount Donate Now

Library Book

Work with our librarian to make a book selection. Printed bookplate. Maximum 3 lines, characters to fit.

$250

Donate Now

Brick Engraved with three lines, 12 characters per line, including spaces $500 Donate Now
Stepping Stone Coming soon - if interested in a Stepping Stone, please contact us at tributes@meijergardens.org $1,000 More Info
Tree Plaques have three lines, 40 characters per line, including spaces. Will remain in an open-to-the-public place for the useful life of the tree. $2,500 Donate Now
Bench - Main Campus Plaques have three lines, 40 characters per line, including spaces $15,000 Donate Now
Bench - Richard & Helen DeVos Japanese Garden Plaques have three lines, 40 characters per line, including spaces $20,000 Donate Now

Join the generous corporate community in supporting Meijer Gardens. Our Corporate Partners provide support for special events, exhibitions, and critical programming elements that help make Meijer Gardens America's Garden of Art. Corporate Partnerships begin at the $500 Friend level and include many benefits and privileges. For questions and information, please call 616-975-3177 or contact Anne Benson. Click for additional information. 

Corporate Partners

As of July, 2016

Corporate Sound, Inc.
Team One - Central (Lexus)
Gilson
MLive Media Group
PNC Bank
Cumulus Media, Inc.
Fox 17
Townsquare Media
Amway
WGVU
DTE Energy Foundation
Meijer, Inc.
Country Inn & Suites

As of July, 2016

Masterpiece Flower Company, LLC
Absopure Water
WYCE 88.1
Lawrence Productions
Steelcase, Inc.
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
Life EMS Ambulance
Holland Home Corporate Office
Katerberg VerHage, Inc.

As of July, 2016

Showspan Incorporated
Berends Hendricks Stuit Insurance
Foremost Graphics Group
Miller Johnson
Bartlett Tree Expert Co.
Flagstar Bank
US Golf Cars
Varnum LLP
Cascade Engineering
Universal Forest Products, Inc.
BISSELL, Inc.
Dykema
Walters Gardens, Inc.
Reliable Energy, Inc.

As of July, 2016

Betz Industries
Lacks Enterprises, Inc.
Rothbury Farms
Soundoff Signal
Pioneer Construction, Inc.
Northpointe Bank
Grand Valley State University Foundation
Dean's Landscaping and Excavating, Inc.
Experience Grand Rapids
Independent Bank
Chemical Bank
Gerald R. Ford Airport
Landscape Design Services, Inc.
Applebee's
DK Security
DJ's Landscape Management
Butterball Farms, Inc.
ITC Holdings Corp
EPS Security
Owen-Ames-Kimball Co.
FASTSIGNS of Grand Rapids
Roskam Baking Company
Norris, Perne & French LLP
Deloitte
Henry Mast Greenhouses, Inc.
Spectrum Health
Everett's Landscape Management, Inc.
Twin Lakes Nursery, Inc.
Pageworks
Excel Electric, Inc.
Priority Health
RDV Corporation
Ellis Parking Company

As of July, 2016

Technical Energy Solutions, Inc.
Woodlands Nursery
Applause Catering
Old National Bank
Northland Express Transport
W.A. Lettinga Investment
Control Solutions, Inc.
Association of Grand Rapids Landscape Professionals
Progressive AE
Vista Springs Assisted Living and Memory Care
Gordon Food Service
Louis Padnos Iron & Metal Co.
Fence Consultants of West Michigan
Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
Southland Auto Wash
Christie's

As of July, 2016

American Plastic Toys, Inc.
Grand Rapids Gymnastics
Supply Geeks
Kennedy's Flowers & Gifts
Design Collective Floral & Gifts
Gumina's Flowers
Eastern Floral & Gift Shop
Horrocks Market
Superior Groundcover, Inc.
Northern Jet Management
Irwin Seating Co.
Remacon Compressors, Inc.
MasterTag

Sponsorship & Underwriting

Meijer Gardens proudly presents a wide array of exhibitions, events, concerts, programs and activities and seeks individual, foundation and corporate sponsors at varying levels of support:

  • Permanent and Temporary Sculpture & Horticulture Exhibitions
  • Special Fundraising Events
  • Tuesday Evening Music Club
  • Educational Programs
  • . . . and much more!

For more information, please call 616-975-3177 or email Anne Benson.

For information on the Great Gardens Party or Christmas Cabaret, please call 616-975-3168 or email Molly Campbell.

Endowment

Originally established as the Michigan Botanic Garden Foundation, The Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Foundation is a single-purpose foundation with the goal of creating an endowment fund to support Meijer Gardens, a world-class organization.

The Foundation accepts general endowment fund contributions as well as funds designated by the donor for restricted use. For more information, please call Susanne Veeneman at 616 791 3901 or visit the website www.fmgsf.org.

Organizational Resources

Organizational Mission: Originally established as the Michigan Botanic Garden Foundation, The Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Foundation is a single-purpose foundation with the goal of creating an endowment fund to support Meijer Gardens, a world-class organization.

Accessibility Statement: Accessible for all. Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is an ADA regulated and accessible facility. Both indoor and outdoor spaces are barrier-free with ramps and paved pathways to accommodate wheelchairs and strollers and allow easy maneuverability. Courtesy wheelchairs are available for use. Although pets are prohibited, certified service dogs are welcomed with appropriate credentials.

2015-16 Board of Directors

Donor Privacy Policy

Cultural Data Project Funder Report

2015 Annual Report

Record Retention Policy

Whistleblower Policy