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Norfolk Botanical Garden

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

Norfolk Botanical Garden is a botanical garden based in Norfolk, VA that was founded in 1940. As of 2019 they had $9.1 million in revenue and $29 million in assets.

To enrich life by promoting the enjoyment of plants and the environment through beautiful gardens and educational programs.

(757) 441-5830
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Program areas at Norfolk Botanical Garden

Provides education related to environmental science and horticulture for both children and adults through experiential learning activities in the Garden, informal educational programs and community engagement.

Provides a natural location for educational experiences to promote overall wellness for all ages.

Form 990s for Norfolk Botanical Garden

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jul 17, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 20, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jun 8, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Feb 6, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Norfolk Botanical Garden

Total grants, contributions, etc.$6,048,075
Program services$1,892,218
Investment income and dividends$114,168
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$370,421
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,801
Net income from fundraising events$738,909
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$-48,087
Miscellaneous revenues$29,199
Total revenues$9,147,704

Vendors for Norfolk Botanical Garden

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Wall Einhorn and Chernitzer PCTax accounting2020-02-24
█████████Content management system software2019-12-06
███ ██████ █████Capital Campaign$29,1472019-06-01

Personnel at Norfolk Botanical Garden

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael P DesplainesPresident and Chief Executive Officer$169,159May 31, 2019
Cathy FitzgeraldVice President of Operations and Development-Feb. 10, 2018
████ ████Director of Finance-Feb. 10, 2018
█████ █████Marketing and Communications Director-Feb. 10, 2018
█████ ██████Director of Special Events-Feb. 10, 2018
███ █████Facilities Director-March 11, 2018
████████ ████████Director of Adult Programs-Feb. 10, 2018
███████ █████Wedding Director-Feb. 10, 2018
███████ ████████Director of Environmental Engagement and Outreach-Feb. 10, 2018
███████ █████Treasurer$0June 30, 2018
...and eight more key personnel

Peer botanical gardens and arboreta

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4Brookgreen Gardens501(c)(3)$12 millionPawleys Island, SC
5Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG)501(c)(3)$9.6 millionBrooklyn, NY
6Worcester County Horticultural Society501(c)(3)$6.0 millionBoylston, MA
7Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden (FTBG)501(c)(3)$7.7 millionCoral Gables, FL
8Capital Roots501(c)(3)$2.9 millionTroy, NY
9Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Society501(c)(3)$21 millionDallas, TX
10Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation501(c)(3)$2.4 millionArcadia, CA
11Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens501(c)(3)$8.7 millionBoothbay, ME
12Lan Su Chinese Garden501(c)(3)$2.3 millionPortland, OR
13Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens Society501(c)(3)$3.8 millionBuffalo, NY
14The Columbus Botanical Gardens501(c)(3)$4.1 millionColumbus, GA
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17Mckee Botanical Garden501(c)(3)$3.0 millionVero Beach, FL
18Queens Botanical Garden Society501(c)(3)$5.3 millionFlushing, NY
19Wave Hill Incorporated501(c)(3)$6.5 millionBronx, NY
20Desert Botanical Garden501(c)(3)$16 millionPhoenix, AZ
21The Bloedel Reserve501(c)(3)$5.8 millionBainbridge Island, WA
22Bartram's Garden501(c)(3)$5.5 millionPhiladelphia, PA
23Cape Fear Botanical Garden501(c)(3)$2.4 millionFayetteville, NC
24Ruth Bancroft Gardens501(c)(3)$3.2 millionWalnut Creek, CA
25Huntsville Botanical Garden501(c)(3)$4.6 millionHuntsville, AL