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Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS)

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

PHS is a garden club based in Philadelphia, PA that was founded in 1831. As of 2018 they had $28 million in revenue and $69 million in assets.

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is a nonprofit membership organization founded in 1827 that provides great events, activities and publications for novice gardeners, experienced horticulturists, and flower lovers of all ages.

(215) 988-8800
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Program areas at PHS

The philadelphia flower show is a nine-day event featuring horticultural exhibits and educational programs. It is the oldest and largest annual indoor flower show in the world attracting over 250,000 people. Proceeds from the show help support the society's greening programs.

Phs's educational programs provide horticultural information and training to members, volunteers and other constituents in the phildelphia region through workshops, lectures, tours, events and publications. It includes one of the largest horticultural libraries in the country with nearly 15,000 volumes.

Phs's greening program has been a noted force in urban revitalization since 1974 and serves as a national model for transforming communities through horticulture. Together we create beautiful, healthy and sustainable communities. We engage urban gardeners and entrepreneurial growers at 150 gardens to make fresh nutritious produce available for neighbors in need. We've trained 2,352 garden tenders and 935 educators to start community gardens and school greening projects as well as build the community and networks needed for sustained stewardship. Partinering with the city of philadelphia, we clean, green and maintain over 12,000 lots across the city, turning blighted lots into neighborhood assets. Through training and networking, we've helped over 130 people find meaningful employment when returning to the community after incarceration. We've trained 4,945 tree tenders to plant and take care of trees. Together with our partners, we've planted over 549,000 trees in the region since 2011. Under contract ...

Form 990s for PHS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Nov 4, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 8, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Aug 20, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for PHS

Total grants, contributions, etc.$13,617,810
Program services$12,353,901
Investment income and dividends$854,281
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,179,938
Net income from fundraising events$287,685
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$28,293,615

Vendors for PHS

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudCRM software; Fundraising software2020-05-29
█████ ████████ ███Audit accounting; Tax accounting2020-01-31
██████ ██████████Rent Office$671,0782018-06-01
██████ █████████ ███████████Site Improvement$497,8112018-06-01
███████ █████ ███████████Flower Show Labor$820,8972018-06-01
█████ █████ █████████Site Improvement$588,1352018-06-01
█ █ ████████ ██ ███Construction Management$463,9922018-06-01
███████ ██████ ██████Fundraising Consultant$69,8532017-06-01
...and two more vendors

Personnel at PHS

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Donald F. FoxChief Operating Officer$158,000May 20, 2020
Tamela VieiraChief Financial and Administrative Officer$0May 20, 2020
████ ████████Vice President , Chief Marketing Officer-May 20, 2020
█████ ██████Finn Chief Development Officer-May 20, 2020
█████ ███████Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer$125,307Jan. 8, 2019
███ ███Vice President, Chief of Business Strategy and Operations-Jan. 8, 2019
████████ ████████ ██████Vice President, Chief of Programs-Jan. 8, 2019
████████ ████████ ██████Chief of Healthy Neighborhoods / Vice President Chief of Programs$111,331May 20, 2020
████ ██████Vice President of Marketing and Communications-May 20, 2020
█████ █████Vice President of Business Development / Vice President , Business Development-May 20, 2020
...and 26 more key personnel

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