Botanical Garden Foundation, Inc.

The Botanical Garden Foundation is the non-profit (501 [c][3]) membership organization that supports the North Carolina Botanical Garden, its mission, and its programs. The Foundation and its Board of Directors raise nearly 50 percent of the funds for operating expenses of the Garden. In addition, the Botanical Garden Foundation protects nearly 300 acres of land for conservation purposes. Join us—become a member now!

Fall Board and Annual Membership Meeting - November 18, 2016

The Annual Membership Meeting of the Botanical Garden Foundation, Inc. will take place from 2:30-5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 18, 2016 in the Reeves Auditorium at the North Carolina Botanical Garden.

We have important business to conduct at the fall meeting including the election of new directors, a vote on bylaw changes and a vote on an amendment to the articles of incorporation that clarifies the Foundation’s dissolution policy.

Meeting Agenda
Minutes from Spring Board Meeting
Proposed Bylaws
2017 Board Nominees
Amendment to Articles of Incorporation

All are invited to a wine and cheese social immediately follow the meeting.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our liaison to the Garden, Victoria Castor, at 919-962-2231 or

Greg Fitch
President, Botanical Garden Foundation, Inc.

2016 Officers & Board of Directors

Greg Fitch, President
Missy Rankin, Vice President
Stephen A. Rich, Treasurer
Jan Dean, Secretary

Betsy Bennett
Bob Broad
Sandra Brooks-Mathers
Cotton Bryan
Wanda Bryant
Nathan Byrd
Melissa Cain
Chip Callaway
Becky Cobey
Mike Dunn
Carey Durham
Anne Harris
Duke Henthorne
Debbie Hill
Jay Leutze
Harriet Martin
Scottie Neill
Florence Peacock
Frank Penta
Bill Ross
Sandy Thompson
Barbara K. Wendell
John Wilson

Claire Christopher
Arthur S. DeBerry
Muriel Easterling
Sally Couch Vilas

Tom Earnhardt
Anne H. Lindsey
William H. Bracey
Arthur S. DeBerry
Sally Couch Vilas
R. B. Fitch

Damon Waitt, Director, North Carolina Botanical Garden, UNC-Chapel Hill
Carol Tresolini, Vice Provost for Academic Initiatives, UNC-Chapel Hill
Heidi Sawyer-Clark, Garden Clubs of North Carolina

Financial Information

Fiscal Year 2015 Form 990
Fiscal Year 2015 Audited Financial Statements

Updated on November 14, 2016 at 06:10:09 pm.