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

Charity Navigator has awarded Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park four out of a possible four stars, their highest possible rating.

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 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.


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 $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 October, 2016

Country Inn & Suites
Cumulus Media, Inc.
Fifth Third Bank
FOX 17
Harvey Lexus of Grand Rapids
Meijer, Inc.
MLive Media Group
PNC Bank
Team One - Central (Lexus)
Townsquare Media

As of October, 2016

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

As of October, 2016

Alliance Beverage Distributing
Bartlett Tree Expert Co.
Berends Hendricks Stuit Insurance
Cascade Engineering
Flagstar Bank
Foremost Graphics Group
Hansen-Balk Steel Treating Co Inc
Miller Johnson
Reliable Energy, Inc.
Showspan Incorporated
Universal Forest Products, Inc.
US Golf Cars
Varnum LLP
Walters Gardens, Inc.

As of October, 2016

Butterball Farms, Inc.
Chemical Bank
Custer, Inc.
Dean's Landscaping and Excavating, Inc.
DJ's Landscape Management
DK Security
Ellis Parking Company
EPS Security
Everett's Landscape Management, Inc.
Excel Electric, Inc.
Experience Grand Rapids
FASTSIGNS of Grand Rapids
Four Star Sales, LLC
Gerald R. Ford Airport
Grand Valley State University
Grand Valley State University Foundation
Henry Mast Greenhouses, Inc.
Independent Bank
ITC Holdings Corp
Kendall College of Art & Design
Lacks Enterprises, Inc.
Landscape Design Services, Inc.
Louis Padnos Iron & Metal Co.
Macatawa Bank
Norris, Perne & French LLP
Northern Trust Bank
Northpointe Bank
Owen-Ames-Kimball Co.
Pioneer Construction, Inc.
Priority Health
RDV Corporation
Roskam Baking Company
Rothbury Farms
Soundoff Signal
Spectrum Health
Twin Lakes Nursery, Inc.

As of October, 2016

Applause Catering
Association of Grand Rapids Landscape Professionals
Control Solutions, Inc.
Fence Consultants of West Michigan
Gordon Food Service
Great Lakes Wine & Spirits, LLC
Hilbrands Landscape Management, Inc.
Northland Express Transport
Old National Bank
Progressive AE
S. Abraham & Sons, Inc.
Southland Auto Wash
Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
Vista Springs Assisted Living & Memory Care
W.A. Lettinga Investment

As of October, 2016

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

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.


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