Memorial and Tribute Gifts

Hidden Lake Gardens welcomes donations made in honor or memory of a loved one or to pay tribute to a special occasion.  Your donation makes a lasting personal tribute and supports the ongoing operations of the gardens, arboretum, and conservatory.

COMMEMORATIVE BRICK 

A $250 donation provides a 4" x 8" engraved brick paver that is placed in the Gazebo Walk of the Demonstration Garden.  Engraving permits space for three lines of text with 15 characters per line. Complete the Commemorative Brick Brochure form or call 517-431-2060 to donate and order.

ESTABLISHED TREE OR SHRUB

A $1,000 donation provides the naming and labeling rights to an established tree or shrub specimen located throughout Hidden Lake Gardens (some plants or areas may be restricted).  The donor will select from a list of established trees and shrubs that are eligible for memorial or tribute gifts.  An engraved label including the name of the tribute person or commemorative event is displayed with the plant.

NEW TREE OR SHRUB

A $1,500 donation provides the naming and labeling rights to a newly planted tree or shrub located throughout Hidden Lake Gardens (some plants or areas may be restricted).  The donor will select from a list of trees and shrubs desired for the garden and arboretum collections.  An engraved label including the name of the tribute person or commemorative event is displayed with the plant.

GARDEN BENCH

A $2,500 donation provides a place of respite and reflection in the gardens, collections, or arboretum at Hidden Lake Gardens (some areas may be restricted).  The donor will select from a list of locations in which garden benches are wanted or needed.  An engraved label including the name of the tribute person or commemorative event is displayed on the bench.

 

For more information regarding the Memorial Tribute Gifts program, please call 517-431-2060 or email hlg@msu.edu.

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