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Brookgreen Gardens

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Brookgreen Gardens is a botanical garden based in Pawleys Island, SC that was founded in 1931. As of 2018 they had $12 million in revenue and $42 million in assets.

To collect, conserve and exhibit figurative sculpture by American artists, to cultivate a display garden and exhibit sculpture therein, to collect, conserve and exhibit the plants, animals and cultural materials of the South Carolina Lowcountry.

Pawleys Island
(843) 235-6000
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Program areas at Brookgreen Gardens

Exhibition and preservation of american sculpture currently containing over 1100 works spanning the entire period of american sculpture -- from the early 1800s to the present.

Public operations-provides the organization with guest services on a daily basis and provides additional assistance during special events

Horticulture - the floral jewel of sc is a diverse mix of forested swamps, salt marshes and fresh tidal swamps. The 9,200 acre property continues to preserve its natural heritage and develop Gardens to showcase sculptures.

Form 990s for Brookgreen Gardens

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jun 10, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Apr 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Jul 24, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Aug 7, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Brookgreen Gardens

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,099,563
Program services$3,195,289
Investment income and dividends$343,456
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$891,492
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$165,635
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$1,277,749
Miscellaneous revenues$3,180,465
Total revenues$12,153,649

Vendors for Brookgreen Gardens

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudCRM software; Fundraising software2019-10-04
██████Content management system software2019-10-04
████████ ███ ███████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-01-31
████████ ███████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2016-12-31
████ ██████████ █████████ ███ ███████ ███████Insurance2016-12-31
████ ██████████ ███ ███ ███████ ███████Investment management2016-12-31
███████ █████████ ██████████ ██████Insurance agent or broker$4,8852016-12-31
████████ ██████████ ████████Recordkeeping and information management (computing, tabulating, data processing, etc.); Actuarial services$2,0612016-12-31
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Brookgreen Gardens

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Page H. KiniryPresident and Chief Executive$156,351June 30, 2020
Robert E. JewellPresident and Chief Executive Officer$245,615June 30, 2020
████████ █████Vice President of Finance-April 12, 2019
███ ██ ██████Vice - Chairman , Life Truste$0June 30, 2020
████████ ██ █████Chairperson / Chairman , Life Trustee$0June 30, 2020
██ █████ ██████Secretary and Trustee$0June 30, 2020
██████ ██ █████Treasurer , Life Trustee$0June 30, 2020

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