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Conservatory Cultivators

Like gardeners grow plants with water, soil, and light, donors grow the Conservatory with love, care, and financial support. These are your stories.

We’re excited to launch this new blog for you, our supporters, and share stories that hopefully will make you smile.

Articles from the quarterly donor newsletter are shared here so you can read about the happy moments, exciting achievements and everyday memories you make possible at Conservatory. Along the way, we will also loop in our staff members to share their expertise about horticulture, favorite stories from guest interactions and fun facts. The investment you make in us makes good happen every day.

Here are those stories.

Recent Stories

Spring 2022 A Note From Carmen Boy It’s officially spring! If you’re wondering what could be better than the advent of sunshine and time outdoors….I can tell you: you are!
Spring 2022 A Conservatory Comeback Story: How donors made a difference Two years ago, the Covid-19 pandemic changed the world as we knew it. The Conservatory faced one of its most difficult periods to date, but today we have great cause to be thankful. Because of your support...
Spring 2022 We’re Exploring Science with Head Start! This winter, Franklin Park Conservatory began a new partnership with Head Start thanks to two grant funders. Conservatory Educators are visiting Head Start classrooms across Columbus...
Spring 2022 10 Tips To Set Your Spring Garden Up For Success How does one de-winterize their garden? How do you know if your yard or plants are where they should be? When can you expect to see flora on your walks and runs through your neighborhood...
Volunteers 2017
Spring 2022 We're So Grateful For Our Volunteers Altogether, volunteers gave 11,108 hours to the Conservatory in 2021. The total value of the service provided by volunteers to the Conservatory last year equaled an amazing $282,921!

Previous Editions

Articles from editions of the Giving Blog will be saved here. We all like to revisit happy moments, exciting achievements and everyday memories from the Conservatory!

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