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Idaho Botanical Garden (IBG)

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

IBG is a botanical garden based in Boise, ID that was founded in 1983. As of 2019 they had $1.6 million in revenue and $2.0 million in assets.

The Idaho Botanical Garden is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, providing a beautiful environment for garden lovers, tourists, community events, weddings, school tours, and horticultural education.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Idaho Botanical Gardens.

(208) 343-8649
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Program areas at IBG

Education: provided programs, initiatives, and workshops to children and adults and a rich array of opportunities in horticultural and environmental education. Educational programs advance a mission of sustainability and demonstrate our commitment to educating students and the general public about environmental stewardship specific to Idaho and the intermountain region and across the globe.

Visitor services: welcomed and oriented visitors and promoted a positive visitor experience, providing visitors with cultural experiences featuring music, painting and sculpture, culinary arts and more in a garden setting. Managed visitor amenities and coordinated public usage of facilities by larger groups for functions and events.

Horticulture: operated a botanical garden open to the general public. Provided opportunity for the public to view and learn about a wide variety of flowers, plants, ornamental shrubs, and trees that thrive in the intermountain region. Garden facilities and displays promote sustainability and celebrate the rich cultural connections between people and plants.

Form 990s for IBG

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-03Nov 8, 2019990View PDF
2018-03Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2017-03Nov 16, 2017990View PDF
2016-03Oct 21, 2016990View PDF
2015-03Jul 28, 2015990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for IBG

Total grants, contributions, etc.$845,298
Program services$868,468
Investment income and dividends$4,787
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-196,082
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-1,364
Net income from fundraising events$31,659
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$61,749
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,614,515

Vendors for IBG

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2019-08-29
██████ ███ ██ ████Tax accounting2019-08-26
█████████Content management system software2019-08-21
█████████Marketing software2019-08-21

Personnel at IBG

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Erin AndersonExecutive Director$79,017Nov. 8, 2019
Caroline MerrittPresident$0April 17, 2019
████████ █████Vice President$0April 17, 2019
█████ ███████Treasurer$0April 17, 2019
█████ ████Secretary$0April 17, 2019
█████ ███████Asst Secretary$0April 17, 2019
█████████ ████████Past Executive Director$52,598March 31, 2017
█████ █████Past President / Secretary$0March 31, 2017
█████ ████████Past Executive Director$68,810Dec. 31, 2013
...and one more key personnel

Peer botanical gardens and arboreta

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4Ganna Walska Lotusland501(c)(3)$3.7 millionSanta Barbara, CA
5Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden501(c)(3)$4.9 millionStaten Island, NY
6San Francisco Botanical Garden Society At Strybing Arboretum501(c)(3)$3.3 millionSan Francisco, CA
7Ladew Topiary Gardens501(c)(3)$3.9 millionMonkton, MD
8Longue Vue House and Gardens501(c)(3)$1.6 millionNew Orleans, LA
9Knoxville Botanical Gardens and Arboretum501(c)(3)$421,159Knoxville, TN
10Adkins Arboretum501(c)(3)$587,662Ridgely, MD
11Alaska Botanical Garden (ABG)501(c)(3)$621,894Anchorage, AK
12Myriad Botanical Gardens501(c)(3)$5.4 millionOklahoma City, OK
13LongHouse Reserve501(c)(3)$1.9 millionEast Hampton, NY
14Bok Tower Gardens501(c)(3)$7.8 millionLake Wales, FL
15Botanical Garden Society of the Ozarks (BGSO)501(c)(3)$666,339Fayetteville, AR
16Blithewold501(c)(3)$1.6 millionBristol, RI
17Worcester County Horticultural Society501(c)(3)$415,683Boylston, MA
18Jenkins Arboretum501(c)(3)$1.3 millionDevon, PA
19Reeves - Reed Arboretum501(c)(3)$791,302Summit, NJ
20Daniel Jonathan Stowe Conservancy501(c)(3)$3.7 millionBelmont, NC
21Botanica501(c)(3)$3.2 millionWichita, KS
22Pacifica A Garden in the Siskiyous501(c)(3)$623,431Williams, OR
23Tucson Botanical Gardens501(c)(3)$1.9 millionTucson, AZ
24Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden (FTBG)501(c)(3)$7.7 millionCoral Gables, FL
25The Garden Conservancy501(c)(3)$7.0 millionGarrison, NY