ANNUAL REPORT The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society July 1 - June 30, 2010 PHSonline.org
LETTER FROM I n 2010 I left one job I loved and and everyone in between. I especially joined an organization that has appreciate the way the cumulative inspired me for years—PHS. Over the effort that goes into the Flower ShowTHE PRESIdENT past six months, I’ve learned a lot. helps fuel everything else we do. It’s great teamwork, and I feel the buzz of One of the things I’m most excited activity every day at PHS. about is the way organization is so intently focused on people. If you Lastly, I want to extend a special thank think about it, it is people that make you to each member of the PHS PHS so successful—our members, staff, Executive Committee and PHS Council, volunteers, donors, funders, partners, who helped make my transition as and huge body of constituents. On a smooth as possible. Everyone on these larger scale, people who care about two teams offered me good advice their neighborhoods and towns help and support as I stepped into this new give Philadelphia and the region a high role. Many thanks especially to PHS quality of life, and PHS intersects with Council Chair John K. Ball for his steady these people at every level. To me, this guidance and encouragement. is “community” in every sense of the word. Next year is already shaping up to be On a more personal level, as I an amazing year, as the Flower Show commute to the office each morning, will whisk us away to Springtime in I feel like the luckiest guy in the Paris (March 6 to 13) and our greening, world. There’s tremendous energy education, and outreach programs in this building, from those planning strive for even greater impact. It’s an and volunteering at the Philadelphia exciting time to be a part of PHS, and International Flower Show to the I’m thrilled to be affiliated with this trailblazing Philadelphia Green staff vibrant organization. drew Becher
Philadelphia International Flower Show The 2010 Flower Show drew 247,000 visitors. EvENTS ANd W ith its new name, this year’s France, Canada, Finland, and New Philadelphia International Zealand, while a Polish-language Flower Show drew 247,000 Tv crew roamed the Show floor. HAPPENINGS visitors to the Pennsylvania Convention Center from February 28 to March 7, • PHS sold 750 Family memberships 2010. Following a winter of record- online as people took advantage breaking snowfall, Passport to the of the new “print at home” Flower World welcomed the crowds with a Show ticketing. redesigned exhibit space, more live“If you’ve never been entertainment, and expanded learning The Flower Show would not be possible without its more than 3,500 opportunities. volunteers, who do everything from to this eight-day, Enthusiastically praised by local, welcoming out-of-town bus groups national, and international guests and in all kinds of weather to judgingworld-class botanical media, “Passport to the World set the horticultural and artistic entries— bar high for future shows,” says Flower beginning at 7 am. wonderland, add it Show designer Sam Lemheney. to your bucket list.” Highlights Proceeds from the Flower Show, including ticket sales and sponsorship contributions, support • A hot-air balloon covered with PHS and its acclaimed urban greening program, —The Harrisburg 55,000 flowers soared above the Philadelphia Green. Special thanks to the sponsors Patriot-News main entrance, eliciting an instant of the 2010 Flower Show: PNC, Presenter; “wow” from arriving visitors. Subaru of America, Inc., Premier Sponsor; ACME Markets, Bartlett Tree Experts, EP Henry, • Exhibitors, garden clubs, and Tourism Ireland, and Mantis, Official Sponsors; individual exhibitors interpreted and 6ABC and ARAMARK. the international theme with stunning designs. • Foreign coverage included publications from the United 247,000 Kingdom, China, South Korea, Flower Show visitors
The Azalea Garden is located in Fairmount Park. T he 2010 Azalea Garden Party PHS and the Institute for Local Self OTHER EvENTS & Silent Auction achieved the highest net revenue in ten years Reliance co-sponsored Compost Matters, a one-day conference in April for this annual event. The party theme, attended by 250 people that detailed “Cinco de Mayo,” was reflected in the the state of large-scale composting in décor, food, and entertainment, and the delaware valley. Partners included ticket pre-registration and sponsorship the Sustainable Business Network (for helped boost financial results. The party outreach), and funding came from the attracted more than 500 US Environmental Protection Agency/ guests and raised more Region III and the William Penn than $55,000 to help Foundation. maintain the much-loved garden, which is located in Fairmount Park. Greening champions from across the country look to PHS as a PHS manages model for community tours of the revitalization through green roof horticulture. In July at PECO’s 2009, PHS and the downtown members of Teens headquarters, 4 Good, a youth offeringTeens 4 Good participates in the PHS entrepreneurship initiative that informationCity Harvest program. transforms vacant lots into urban about green roof gardens and farms, shared their stories technology and 850 with officials from the White House Office of Urban Affairs and the U.S. exciting views of the city. people toured the department of Housing and Urban PECO green roof development.
vOLUNTEERS v olunteers fill essential roles at On May 8, Philadelphia residents PHS throughout each year. showed their love for neighborhood Thousands of people from parks by volunteering at the first across the region log countless hours annual LOvE Your Park day. The event at the Philadelphia International Flower involved more than 90 parks and Show, and hundreds more help run approximately 2,350 volunteers who events, serve on committees, and donated 8,000 hours. That’s $155,000* support the urban greening work of worth of donated labor—not bad for Philadelphia Green. PHS could not one day! succeed without their invaluable assistance and their investment in our *Based on calculations by National Public Lands Day mission. There are so many ways to volunteer. To learn more, please visit the PHS website or call 215-988-8800. 3,500 Flower Show volunteers 2,350 urban super heroes
10,000 future gardeners at Kids Grow Expo 200 tree advocates trained The 2010 Kids Grow Expo attracted 10,000 schoolchildren. ENGAGING P HS continues to reach out to engage young people in its YOUNG work and mission. About 10,000 children from schools all over the PEOPLE region attended the 2010 PHS Kids Grow Expo—the highest attendance figures yet for this annual event. The Expo takes place at the Ambler Campus of Temple University in partnership with Temple’s EarthFest celebration.Photo: Jean Holland PHS’s Tree Tenders launched a special Drew Becher met with PHS Young Friends. program to engage college students in A new partnership with the Girls Scouts community tree care, beginning locally of Eastern Pennsylvania allows troops to with LaSalle University, Philadelphia earn a special PHS patch. With a focus University, Esperanza College, Cabrini on growth, exploration, and leadership, College, and Widener University. So the program encourages Girl Scouts far, more than 200 students have taken of all ages to build relationships and part in trainings, tree inventories, and transform their communities. plantings. Brought together by a shared interest in greening and the benefits it can bring to our region, the PHS Young FriendsVolunteers from Cabrini College plant participate in volunteer activities andtrees in Norristown. educational and networking events. One of this year’s most popular events was a kayak tour of the delaware River. For more information about PHS Young Friends, please email youngfriends@ pennhort.org.
The 2010 Upper Level Members Party drew 85 people to the home of Geoff and Saundra Shepard. GROWING THE P HS is grateful for the continued Major grants during FY 2010 year support of many individuals and included $300,000 from the U.S. organizations that believe in its department of Agriculture for the newFUTURE OF PHS mission and invest in its programs. City Harvest Growers Alliance, as well as $1.65 million from PENNvEST for a PHS members are a vital part of this major tree-planting initiative. And PHS loyal network. At the end of June, recently learned it was awarded a PHS had 17,000 active members $1 million grant from the William Penn representing 43 states, as well as Foundation for new Philadelphia Green the district of Columbia, Puerto initiatives. Rico, Canada, Bermuda, and the United Kingdom. Participation in the A list of PHS contributors can be found PHS Annual Fund, which provides here. unrestricted support, grew this year by $6 million more than 30 percent. Participation in the 1827 Society remained strong with 30% 264 members continuing to subscribe contributed by members of to this leadership category. Members increase in The 1827 Society since 1996 the 1827 Society have contributed PHS Annual Fund more than $6 million since 1996. participation
BRINGING FRESH P HS has been helping urban gardeners grow FOOd WITHIN food for over 35 years through its programs for REACH community gardeners. Its City Harvest project grows food in community gardens for distribution to needy families. 1,000 city residents fed A new initiative, the City Harvest Growers Alliance, each week through encourages entrepreneurial City Harvest urban food production in Philadelphia. Funding by the U.S. department of Agriculture’s National 5,500 Institute of Food and Agriculture (with matching pounds of produce support from public and grown by City Harvest private donations) enables Growers Alliance PHS to assist local gardeners and urban farmers who grow and sell organic produce within the city, making nutritious food 65,986 more widely accessible. An pounds of produce initial group of 15 growers produced nearly 5,000 donated through pounds of food by the end City Harvest to date of September 2010. The City Harvest Growers Alliance promotes entrepreneurial food production.
The Roots to Re-Entry program helps train ex-offenders for landscaping jobs. CREATING P HS programs are helping to create real jobs in the growing GREEN JOBS “green” sector. The Youth Environmental Stewardship program employs Philadelphia teens to help improve neighborhood parks. “I’m just proud to In another green jobs be a part of this pilot program, inmates from the Philadelphia program and have Prison System receive 14 weeks of gardening a chance to be a and landscaping training through Roots to Re-Entry, The YES program employs Philadelphia teens productive member of a partnership among PHS; the Prison in parks. System; Bartram’s Garden; and KJK society again. I don’t Associates, a local landscaping firm. The inmates grow seedlings at the know where I’d be prison, receive training in landscaping, without it.” and perform grounds-maintenance work at Bartram’s Garden through a work-release arrangement– Jonathan Paulson, graduate with KJK Associates. of Roots to Re-entry program
Field Operations The Race Street Pier Park will open in 2011. P HS’s Philadelphia Green program NEIGHBORS empowers people who strive to A partnership between PHS and the New Kensington Community make their communities better development Corporation and funded WORKING and engages residents in every step by the William Penn Foundation, the of the greening process. Community project has engaged more than 1,500 TOGETHER engagement was the name of the game in the Sustainable 19125 project, an people, offering workshops on tree care, building rain barrels, composting, effort to put one pocket of Philadelphia children’s gardening, and green roofs. on the cutting edge when it comes to greener living. (The 19125 Zip code PHS and its partners hosted community includes the Port Richmond, Fishtown, forums regarding the design ofWashington Avenue Green opened in October. and East Kensington sections of the city.) two new parks for the delaware Riverfront (shown here in architect’s renderings). Race Street Pier Park will be located just south of the Benjamin Franklin Bridge. Washington Avenue Green, a wetland habitat at the end of Washington Avenue, opened in October and incorporates work by environmental artist Stacy Levy. Biohabitats
TreeVitalize volunteers plant trees in riparian areas to improve water quality. GREENING T his year PHS planted nearly PHS staff also goes on the road to 8,000 trees in Philadelphia and share its experience. As the urbanTHE CITY, THE southeastern Pennsylvania, thanks to a $1.65 million grant through greening consultant for the national organization Keep America Beautiful, PENNvEST, a Pennsylvania state PHS provided consultations with KAB REGION… agency. The majority of the trees have affiliates during the group’s national found homes in riparian buffer zones conference in Washington, d.C. Our ANd THE along waterways, where they help reduce erosion and improve water staff visited more than 22 states, provided training to communities NATION quality. An additional 2,180 trees were planted on public lands, mainly in parks looking to revitalize through greening, and networked with industry leaders and along streets in Philadelphia, Bucks, and policy makers both domestic and 1,000 Chester, delaware, and Montgomery counties. international.trees planted on just one weekend in November 2009
PHS ONLINE P HS stepped up its online collection that are in the public domain presence this year, and (published in the United States before PHSonline.org offers more 1923). In coming months the library ways for visitors to learn about PHS, staff will send hundreds of books to a volunteer, and get great gardening scanning center for digitization. Classic information. Our blogs, Facebook gardening books will be accessible pages and Twitter feeds now cover the on the Internet Archive and can be 50,000 Flower Show, Philadelphia Green, and educational offerings. downloaded into a Kindle reader! Also, Wired Gardener, an e-newsletter web visitors read the with gardening and greening newsFlower Show blog between The PHS McLean Library received produced by the library, moved to funding through the Library Services a new format, attracting 6,000 visits January and April Technology Act to digitize books in the between February and June 2010.
MEAdOWBROOK Located in Abington Township, Meadowbrook Farm is a PHS affiliate PHS members visit Meadowbrook Farm often, taking advantage of a 10 FARM that includes a retail nursery, gift shop, greenhouse, and estate house. percent discount on plant purchases year-round. In the past year, 104 people signed up for PHS membership Meadowbrook Farm always has a on site at Meadowbrook Farm. For major presence at the Philadelphia additional information—including International Flower Show. In fact, location, hours, and directions—visit it is the principal grower of many meadowbrookfarm.org. exhibitor plants. At the 2010 Show, Meadowbrook set up its popular satellite shop for a second year. According to volunteer co-chairs Margo Eremus and Sherrill Rowland, favorites among shoppers included succulents, herbs, and PHS Gold Medal Plants. Sales at the satellite store increased by more than 50 percent over the previous year. Meadowbrook has long been admired for its formal displays, but this year the vegetable garden earned high praise among visitors, and many plants grown in the garden could also be purchasedTo receive emails from in the sales yard. “We wanted everyoneMeadowbrook Farm, complete to know that you don’t need acres ofwith growing tips, sales alerts, space to raise fresh produce. That’sand information on events and why we promoted container-grownprograms, visit PHSonline.org goodies, such as tomatoes, peppers,and sign up for the mailing list. and eggplant,” says general manager Jessica Story. “The people who work At a recent Meadowbrook Holiday Open here are passionate about what they House, hundreds of visitors enjoyed the do, so we love to share our passion decorations, amazing potted plants, and with everyone who drops by.” plenty of festive activities.
Report of the Finance Committee PHS is pleased to present the financial results for the year ended June 30, 2010. The financial markets had a significant effect on PHS’s income as shown by the gains in investment activity in 2010 versus the losses in 2009. While earned income was down slightly, unrestricted contributions and membership were up. Although 2009 was a challenge, we are encouraged by the 2010 results and grateful to all PHS supporters who contributed to this success. Many thanks to our members, donors, partners, friends, and Flower Show visitors.Statement of ActivitiesJune 30, 2010 and 2009 2010 2009 Temporarily Permanently Unrestricted Restricted Restricted Total Total 000s omittedRevenue and SupportEarned revenue $ 10,329 41.0% $ - $ - $ 10,329 $ 10,558Contributions 6,888 27.3% 2,659 9,547 15,840Membership 1,174 4.7% 1,174 1,150 Investment activity 3,156 12.5% 1.439 855 5,450 (8,000) Change in value of perpetualtrust 82 82 (402)Net assets released 3,642 14.5% (3,642) - - $ 25,189 100.0% $ 456 $ 937 $ 26,582 $ 19,146ExpensesFlower Show $ 6,939 30.6% $ 6,939 $ 7,241Greening 9,964 44.0% 9,964 9,393Education 2,269 10.0% 2,269 2,699Development 1,981 8.7% 1,981 2,022Meadowbrook 1,474 6.5% 1,474 1,618Other 45 0.2% 45 61 22,672 100.0% - - 22,672 23,034 Change in net assets beforeimpact of FAS 158 $ 2,517 $ 456 $ 937 $ 3,910 $ (3,888) Other income/(expense) - FAS158 (498) (498) (1,107)Change in net assets $ 2,019 $ 456 $ 937 $ 3,412 $ (4,995)
CONTRIBUTORS The Colket Foundation, Ruth M. & Tristram C. Colket, Jr. Maude de Schauensee Howard & Maxine Lewis Naomi & Phil Lippincott Gerry & debbie LopezThe Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is Alexis C. & david P. Hollander Richard F. Meischeid & Susanne H. Iannecegrateful to the following individuals and Mrs. Marie-Louise Jackson Stephen & Cecelia Mostardiorganizations for their generous gifts, Larking Hill Foundation dr. & Mrs. J. Brien Murphyreceived between July 1, 2009 and June Barbara E. & Howard L. Meyers Charles W. Nichols, M.d.30, 2010. Contributions like these help PHS Estate of John P. Swan Mrs. George Q. Nicholscontinue its mission of improving the quality Sankey & Constance Williams Mr. & Mrs. Charles A. O’Brienof life and creating a sense of community The Staff of PHSthrough horticulture. Special thanks also $25,000 - $49,999 Joseph Pyle & Cassandra Eckerto the many unlisted donors, friends, and John & Elinor Ball Quaker Maid Meats, Inc.volunteers who support the work of PHS. Jean G. Bodine Gifts made in memory of Peta Raabe Mr. & Mrs. J. Mahlon Buck, Jr. Robert Q. & Heather B. ReillyENdOWMENT FUNdS G. Morris dorrance, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. J. B. RileyLegacy Landscapes Campaign Barrie M. Ford Pat & Scott Sanders Julia W. Frick david & Rebecca SinklerGifts of $1,000,000+ Elizabeth H. Gemmill Patricia L. Smith, Esq.Mrs. Samuel M.v. Hamilton Sally & George R. Graham, Jr. Sidney & Stewart SpahrMarguerite & Gerry Lenfest Josephine Klein The Spionkop Charitable Trust Margaret M. Sadler Mrs. George E. Stewart$500,000 - $999,999 Elizabeth van vleck Curtis Thomsen, Ph.d.,Elizabeth R. Moran Peter & Susan Wilmerding in loving memory of Alice ThomsenPenelope P. Wilson Mrs. M. W. Tilghman $10,000 - $24,999 Carol Tyler$250,000 - $499,999 Mr. & Mrs. Harris C. Aller, Jr. Maud T. WalkerOtto Haas Charitable Trust #2, Margaret McCarvill & Stephen Amadio Margaret B. Wallis as recommended by John Otto & Gus & Jenny Rose Carey Janet Haas Jim & Jacki delaney $500 - $2,499Mrs. Henry F. Harris Mr. & Mrs. Charles d. dickey, Jr. Anonymous (2)Bonnie & Peter McCausland Stacy Maria dutton Sandra M. Alton Art& Julia Fisher Heather & Michael Ascher$100,000 - $249,999 The Phoebe Haas Charitable Trust A, Mimi & Paul AsplundhAnonymous (2) as recommended by Carole Haas Gravagno Anne W. BanseThe John C. & Chara C. Haas diana & Robert Harding dr. Edwin & June Barry Charitable Trust Mr. & Mrs. Thomas d. Hays 3rd Mr. & Mrs. Paul Baker BartleNathan & Marilyn Hayward Barbara & Charles Kahn, Jr. Suellen & Larry BlackwoodMr. & Mrs. Harry E. Hill Anne & Morris Kellett Hildegarde S. BoylanBerton & Sallie Korman Mr. & Mrs. James J. Maguire Jeffrey L. Braff & Hope A. ComiskyThe McLean Contributionship Elizabeth & Bill McLean Mr. & Mrs. Radcliffe ChestonJane G. Pepper W. Gresham O’Malley 3rd Mr. & Mrs. Nicholas E. ChimiclesPNC Jane & Robert Pollock Mr. & Mrs. Isaac H. Clothier 4thThe PoGo Family Foundation, Inc., Mary Ann Thomas J. Earl & Jennifer Coffman directed by Robin M. Potter & Carol Cook Peter G. Gould $2,500 - $9,999 Mr. & Mrs. Robert W. deniousAnn & Frank Reed The 1830 Family Foundation Melissa A. deRuiterFrances & Bayard Storey Anonymous (1) Mr. & Mrs. William devenneyMr. & Mrs. William R. Wister, Jr. Joan L. Bachman Mr. & Mrs. John H. donaldsonTeresa & Kenneth Wood Bennett Family Foundation Joseph W. doughertyLeslie Miller & Richard Worley Charlotte C. Betancourt Gov. & Mrs. Pierre S. du Pont Francis J. Carey Mr. Margaret Hamilton duprey$50,000 - $99,999 Mr. & Mrs. John de Holl dr. & Mrs. Joseph L. EremusAnonymous (4) Joanne R. denworth The Flower Show CompetitiveJim & Janet Averill dr. & Mrs. William L. Elkins Classes CommitteeEstate of Sigrid Berwind Mr. & Mrs. david J. M. Erskine Mr. & Mrs. Walter Fisher, Jr.Mrs. George P. Bissell, Jr. Elizabeth B. Farley Mr. & Mrs. Guy S. GardnerLloyd & Thacher Brown Mr. & Mrs. Robert P. Hauptfuhrer Mr. & Mrs. Steven Goldmandonald R. Caldwell Philip & Karla R. Herr Pearl Curson GoldnerCynthia & Morris Cheston Karen & Philip Ivory in memory of Rosemond Curson Price Jennifer & Robert Lendler Mrs. Nancy Harris
Mr. & Mrs. John S. C. Harvey 3rd Mrs. Samuel M.v. Hamilton Cynthia & Morris ChestonCarla Pastore & Samuel Henck Janet F. & John O. Haas Cecily Geyelin ClarkRenee & david P. Henry Mrs. Henry F. Harris Albert J. CoralluzzoMr. & Mrs. Michael B. Hudson Mr. & Mrs. Harry E. Hill Mr. & Mrs. Christopher J. davisMr. & Mrs. Edd H. Hyde Alexis C. & david P. Hollander dr. & Mrs. Lawrence W. davisdr. Waine C. & deanna M. Johnson Andrea M. Baldeck & William M. Hollis Maude de SchauenseeKaren & Nick Kovich Charles S. Holman, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Charles d. dickey, Jr.Mrs. John B. Leake Richard C. & Celeste A. Ill G. Morris dorrance, Jr.Mrs. Jean P. Mcdonald Josephine Klein dr. & Mrs. Joseph L. EremusPatricia James & Karin McGowan Sallie & Berton Korman Elizabeth H. GemmillSandra L. McLean Larking Hill Foundation Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Greenwood, Jr.Joan C. Rosoff & Russell Meddin Mr. & Mrs. Thomas L. Bennett Mr. & Mrs. N. Peter HamiltonKaren & Handsel Minyard The McCausland Foundation Rebecca Peace & John G. Harkins, Jr.Juliet Goodfriend & Marc Moreau Martha Hamilton & I. Wistar Morris 3rd Mr. & Mrs. John S. C. Harvey 3rdMr. & Mrs. Howard R. Morgan Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer & Joe Neubauer Mr. & Mrs. Joseph J. HillRichard T. & Melinda C. Moritz Jane G. Pepper Helen M. HorstmannMr. & Mrs. Arthur E. Newbold 4th Ann & Frank Reed Mrs. I. Grant Irey, Jr.Linda Mahan & Alan Palmer Alan P. Slack Russell O. JonesBob & Susan Peck Paula & Mark Solomon Barbara Y. JudaPennsylvania Environmental Council Ruth W. & A. Morris Williams, Jr. Howard & Maxine LewisThe Quatre vents Foundation, Inc. Teresa & Kenneth Wood Jane C. MacElreedr. & Mrs. Paul A. Reid Leslie Miller & Richard Worley Mr. & Mrs. James J. MaguireAndrew d. & Joann Reinsel Barbara E. & Howard L. MeyersMr. & Mrs. Franklyn L. Rodgers Benefactors Karen & Handsel MinyardMaitreyi & Avik Roy & Family Joan L. Bachman Stephen & Cecelia Mostardidr. & Mrs. William M. Schwartz Lloyd & Thacher Brown Mrs. John P. MulroneyAnn & Colin Senior Laura & Bill Buck W. Gresham O’Malley 3rdMrs. W. Laird Stabler, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. J. Mahlon Buck, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. John F. O’RourkeThe Steering Committee of The Spring Gardens The CHG Charitable Trust drs. Marie A. & david d. ParrishLisa Stephano Sarah & Frank Coulson Mr. & Mrs. Robert A. PollockMr. & Mrs. Newbold Strong Mr. & Mrs. Rodney d. day 3rd Mr. & Mrs. Henry F. ReichnerLinda & Sergei Szortyka June & donald Felley Mr. & Mrs. J. Barton RileyRegina O’Brien Thomas & Frank M. Thomas, Jr. Lisa M. Gemmill Mrs. I. Tatnall StarrMelissa A. & Jason E. vermillion Sally & George R. Graham, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. James M. StewartSandy, Liz & Mark Ward Chara C. & John C. Haas dr. Ann F. van SantStephan J. & Katherine d. White Mr. & Mrs. Richard P. Hamilton Mr. & Mrs. Thomas d. WatkinsMrs. Robert W. Wigton, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Thomas d. Hays 3rd Margot WestMr. & Mrs. R. david Yost Mr. Charles Hitschler Hoeflich Penelope P. Wilson Mark A. Kerschner Mr. & Mrs. Clarence Z. WurtsPHS extends its thanks to the many other Marguerite & Gerry Lenfestsupporters of the Legacy Landscapes campaign. Mr. & Mrs. Charles N. Marshall MembersList complete as of 7/27/2010. Margaret M. Sadler Anonymous (4) Mrs. George E. Stewart Mr. & Mrs. John A. AffleckTHE 1827 SOCIETY Mrs. M. W. Tilghman Mr. & Mrs. Louis J. Appell, Jr.The 1827 Society is a special circle of PHS Elizabeth van vleck Mr. & Mrs. Theodore R. Aronsonfriends who, through generous annual Heather & Michael Aschercontributions, demonstrate philanthropic Patrons Mr. & Mrs. Alexis Barronleadership and commitment to the educational Anonymous Ann R. Baruchand community-outreach mission of the R. Ellen Avellino Harold Baxter FoundationPennsylvania Horticultural Society. Mr. & Mrs. William J. Avery dorothea H. & Ted Behr Elinor & John Ball John K. BinswangerPresident’s Circle Anne W. Banse Mr. & Mrs. Edward T. BorerMr. & Mrs. Harris C. Aller, Jr. dr. & Mrs. Gerald S. Barad Hildegarde S. BoylanJim & Janet Averill Mr. & Mrs. John R. Bartholdson dr. & Mrs. Bruce BravermanJoan L. Bachman Bartlett Tree Experts Mr. & Mrs. Bruce M. BrownMr. & Mrs. Robert A. Bartlett, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Robert L. Bast Laura L. T. BullittMrs. George P. Bissell, Jr. Jean G. Bodine Mr. Andrew G. BuntingWendy Calhoun Mr. & Mrs. Thomas H. Bown 2nd Nancie & Theodore BurkettMrs. Benjamin Coates Shirley deBobes Braverman Mr. & Mrs. Kent CadwaladerJacki & Jim delaney Nancy Winkler & John Bryan Francis J. Carey
Gus & Jenny Rose Carey Elizabeth & Bill McLean Mr. & Mrs. William v. dorwart, Jr.Patricia A. S. Carson Carole Covert-McMenamin & Mr. & Mrs. Joseph M. Evans, Jr.Mr. & Mrs. Cummins Catherwood William McMenamin Elizabeth B. FarleyBarbara & Herbert Clarke Barbara E. & Howard L. Meyers L. A. Glasgowdr. & Mrs. Richard Cohen Lisa & Jeff Miller Mr. & Mrs. Steven GoldmanAmy Gildea & Charles Pennock Collings Mr. & Mrs. Howard R. Morgan Lawrie R. HarrisMr. & Mrs. Murdoch davis Mr. & Mrs. Peter C. Morse Monika HemmersMs. Molly d. Shepard & dr. Peter J. dean Stephen & Cecelia Mostardi Nancy J. HirsigJoanne R. denworth Maureen E. Nash Eleanor & Stockton IllowayMr. & Mrs. William devenney dr. & Mrs. Bruce E. Northrup Mr. Alfred JonesMrs. F. Eugene dixon, Jr. Bonnie & Stuart Pastman Mr. & Mrs. Edward B. Leisenring, Jr.Mr. & Mrs. John H. donaldson Janet d. Pennell Ms. Jane Nicholson MangrumMary E. downs Hon. & Mrs. Richard A. Powers 3rd Mr. & Mrs. Spencer A. ManthorpeMr. & Mrs. Edward Carroll driscoll Mr. & Mrs. Seymour S. Preston 3rd Joseph G. Marano, Sr.dr. & Mrs. William L. Elkins Ann & Michael Ramage dr. Carol A. dolinskas & Mr. Frank McBreartyMr. & Mrs. david J. M. Erskine dr. & Mrs. Paul A. Reid Susanne H. Iannece & Richard F. MeischeidSandy & Bob Fell Suzanne F. & Ralph J. Roberts Miss Marianne T. MillerMr. & Mrs. Graham Stanley Finney dora & Robert Rogers Mr. & Mrs. Edward A. Montgomery, Jr.Art & Julia Fisher dr. & Mrs. donald J. Rosato dorothea & don NavratilMr. & Mrs. Walter Fisher, Jr. Chris Murphy & Sid Rosenblatt Mr. & Mrs. Lathrop B. Nelson, Jr.Mr. & Mrs. david Fleischner Corinne R. Roxby Patricia PerfectRobert T. Foley Mr. & Mrs. Roger J. Ruske Mr. & Mrs. Alfred W. Putnam, Jr.Wendy & Walter Foulke Pat & Scott Sanders Mr.* & Mrs. Lee Morris RadenMr. & Mrs. William H. Frederick, Jr. Laurada Byers & Michael Sanyour Jane M. RuffinJulia W. Frick Laura Say Mr. & Mrs. Peter SchorschMr. & Mrs. Glenn d. Friedman Melanie & John Shain Jan M. SupcoMr. & Mrs. Francis A. Gansz Mr. & Mrs. Jeff Shell Barbara & Jack TarditiMr. & Mrs. Stephen A. Gansz Rebecca & david Sinkler Barbara & Robert TiffanyMr. & Mrs. david L. Glickstein Cookie Otani-Smith & Ralph SmithMr. & Mrs. Edward T. Goodman Nancy Alessi & Richard Smolev SPONSORING MEMBERSRobin M. Potter & Peter G. Gould Ms. Sharee Solow Anonymous (3)Gabrielle S. & Fred Haab Sidney & Stewart Spahr Brian AmesMr. & Mrs. W. Henry Harrison J. Blaine Bonham, Jr. & Richard Spitzborg debby BailineChristie & John Hastings Frances & Bayard Storey Mr. & Mrs. Brian F. BambergerNathan & Marilyn Hayward Mr. & Mrs. James Bennett Straw Rev. John P. BambrickMr. & Mrs. Gerhardt Herbert Mr. & Mrs. Francis R. Strawbridge Jennifer Clarke & Alan BarstowMr. & Mrs. W. Anthony Hitschler Mrs. George Strawbridge dr. Wilfreta G. BaughMr. & Mrs. Harold A. Honickman dr. & Mrs. William Tasman Mr. & Mrs. Bradford BeadleMrs. Quita Woodward Horan Mary Ann Thomas Mrs. Joseph T. Beardwood 3rdAnn dupuis Hozack Regina O’Brien Thomas & Frank M. Thomas, Jr. Mr. Zerihun BelayMr. & Mrs. Michael B. Hudson Mr. & Mrs. Paul Thompson 3rd Letitia BiddleMr. & Mrs. Robert B. Jefferson dr. Curtis Thomsen Mrs. Mary B. BlairYardly & Scott Jenkins Maud T. Walker Mr. & Mrs. Gregory BobkaSally R. Johnston Margaret B. & Robert C. Wallis deborah & William BodeiBarbara Y. Juda Mrs. Richard J. Walsh Ms. Ingrid BogenBarbara & Charles Kahn, Jr. Sankey & Constance Williams Mr. & Mrs. John C. BogleBarbara & Jerry Kaplan Frances W. Williams Mr. & Mrs. Nathaniel R. BowditchAnne & Morris Kellett Phyllis G. Williams Michael W. BowellJohn Kessock, Jr. Peter & Susan Wilmerding Mrs. Corey BrandtMitchell B. Kowal, Jr. Sinclair Winton Mr. & Mrs. John E. Burrows, Jr.Margaret A. Krengel Lisa M. Witomski Karol Wasylyshyn & Ken ButeraJeanette Landis Barbara & Bob Young dr. & Mrs. James W. Byers 3rdMr. & Mrs. Charles B. Landreth Linda CeliaMr. & Mrs. d. Christopher Le vine SUSTAINING MEMBERS Ms. Jolley Christmandr. & Mrs. Paul M. Lin Anonymous (1) dr. Edward ChunLongwood Gardens, Inc. Mr. & Mrs. James C. Biddle Mrs. John M. ClevelandBonnie v. & Joseph E. Lundy Mr. Robert W. Blow Barbara R. CobbJane & William Macan Ethel Cebra virginia R. Martin & Robert L. ComisPeter McFarland Mr. & Mrs. Edward W. Coslett, Jr. Marci & Ian ComiskyMs. Janet Boys & dr. donald McGuire, Ph.d. Mary C. disston
Linda C. Corson Barbara & Leslie Kaplan Gita Estersohn & Bobby SapovitsMr. & Mrs. Russell H. Crawford Lynn & Howard Kay dr. & Mrs. John S. SchmaderMr. & Mrs. Alan Crawford, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Robert W. Kennedy dr. & Mrs. William M. SchwartzMr. John E. Linck & Mrs. Ann T. Csink dr. donald Klotz, Jr. Karen & Bob SharrarMr. & Mrs. Harold M. davis Ronald Kosh Judy & Bruce ShawMr. & Mrs. A. Webster dougherty, Jr. Carolyn P. Langfitt Heidi C. Shusterman & Robert J. Shusterman, Esq.victoria dubrow Joan & Marc S. Lapayowker Jonne K. & Corey R. SmithAne Marie Kis duryea Ms. Nancy Laskowski Mr. Kent SmithStacy Maria dutton Mrs. Halbert G. Law Mr. Boyd L. Spahr 3rddr. & Mrs. L. Henry Edmunds, Jr. Mrs. daniel M. Layman dr. & Mrs. Thorne Sparkman, Jr.Mr. & Mrs. Alan H. Elder dr. & Mrs. Michael A. Liuzzi, Jr. Ms. Louisa C. H. Spottswooddavid Ennis Ms. Molly Love Regina Stancilldavid F. Ertz Jeff Perkins & Ken Lovett Ms. Luise StraussSylvia Beck & Jay Federman Carolyn A. Lynch Mr. & Mrs. Lewis F. SutherlandMr. & Mrs. Milton A. Feldman Mr. & Mrs. Joseph G. Marano, Jr. Mrs. Janine M. SweetenSharon E. & Francis Ferrari Sandy & david Marshall Ms. Nancy TerraminLaura Ferro Mr. & Mrs. Samuel R. Marshall Stephen UtkusJohannah Fine Mr. & Mrs. Mark d. Mattson Liz & Mark WardBeverly & donald Fitts Catharine & david Maxey Mr. Mark Weatherbeedr. & Mrs. James W. Fox 4th Carol McConnell Mr. & Mrs. A. Richard WebsterPenny & Bob Fox Carol McConomy deborah d. WeiseMs. Mary Carter Frackelton Ms. Lisa A. McCormick Mr. & Mrs. Raymond H. WelshMark A. Frankel Mr. & Mrs. Francis J. McKay Mr. & Mrs. Samuel B. WheelerMr. & Mrs. F. P. Franklin Mr. & Mrs. Joseph J. McKenna, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Edwin A. Wiggers, Jr.Mr. & Mrs. Harry B. French Mr. Henry S. McNeil, Jr. dr. & Mrs. Peter WildingPam & Rod Gagne Mr. & Mrs. Robert E. McQuiston Wendy WillardMr. & Mrs. John Galante Ms. Patsy L. Menig Wendy E. WilsonCarol Ware Gates Mr. & Mrs. W. C. Merbreier Frances WitteNancy J. George Ms. Linda E. Mills Mr. & Mrs. Richard E. Woosnamdonna & david Gerson Mr. & Mrs. C. George Milner dr. Robert WortmanMrs. Thomas Godfrey Mr. & Mrs. Thomas B. Morris, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. John C. YoungMary Lou Gonzalez Mr. & Mrs. Britton H. Murdoch Mr. & Mrs. M. Curtis Youngdr. & Mrs. John W. Goppelt Mr. & Mrs. Frank J. Murray, Jr. Beth YountMr. & Mrs. Charles B. Grace, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. John E. Nash dr. & Mrs. Michael v. YowMs. Stephanie Sultanov Graham Naturescapes Mr. Marc M. ZaharchukBarbara Greenhalgh-Weidman Jaci L. & Ken Nicely Terry S. ZaneMichael Grimes Margaret Anne Nolen Ms. Christina ZwargKrystyna Gurstelle Ms. Barbara OldenhoffAnna & Nick Hadgis diane Palmer ANNUAL FUNd GIFTSMrs. Elizabeth Haimes Mr. & Mrs. Robert McCracken Peck Gifts to the PHS Annual Fund providediana & Robert Harding dr. & Mrs. Thomas Pecsvaradi unrestricted support for the Philadelphia GreenMr. & Mrs. Harry J. Harp Mr. & Mrs. R. Anderson Pew program. PHS is grateful to the followingJohn Hendrickson Sarah d. & Philip Price, Jr. contributors who made gifts of $100 or moreMs. Adena Herskovitz Mr. & Mrs. Jim Reeves during fiscal year 2010.Mr. & Mrs. Gordon Hetherston Col. & Mrs. Henry H. Reichner, Jr.Stephen A. & Mary S. Hinds R. Therese Rensman Gifts of $10,000 and aboveAlan G. Hoden Laura & Ralph Riedel Julia W. FrickMrs. Melissa Hoeflich Mr. & Mrs. Norman P. RobinsonMarilyn Howard Mr. & Mrs. Franklyn L. Rodgers Gifts of $1,000 to $9,999Mr. & Mrs. Philip C. Howse Mary & david Rogers Anonymous (2)Mr. & Mrs. dick Hughey Ira L. Rosen dr. & Mrs. Michael AscherGayla McCluskey & david Humphrey Loretta & Paul Rossi Mr. & Mrs. Robert H. AsplundhJanan & Peter Illfield Ms. Judith Ruse Hildegarde S. BoylanKaren & Phillip Ivory deborah N. Rush Mrs. Laurada B. ByersSandra Alton & Gary Jablonski Mr. & Mrs. Robert S. Ryan Mr. & Mrs. Francis H. CabotMr. & Mrs. John C. Jackson George & Elizabeth Rymar Ms. Rebecca W. Rimel & Mr. Patrick CaldwellPati Bevan Johnson Lorraine M. Saitta Martin McNamara & Thomas CallanLaurie Johnson Mr. & Mrs. Robert Sala Mr. & Mrs. Tristram C. Colket, Jr.Mr. & Mrs. Morgan R. Jones Priscilla & donald Samuelson Mr. Albert J. CoralluzzoMr. & Mrs. Henry K. Justi Mary Christine Santora, M.d. Mr. & Mrs. Russell H. Crawford
Ms. Shirley deBobes Braverman Mrs. Thomas W. Langfitt Mr. Mitchell B. Kowal, Jr.Mrs. Willem dikland Mr. & Mrs. dennis S. Marlo Mr. & Mrs. Robert J. LaRoucheMr. Jonathan A. Eells Elizabeth & Bill McLean Mrs. Ann T. Csink & Mr. John E. LinckElizabeth B. Farley Mr. Paul W. Meyer & Ms. debra L. Rodgers Ms. Jane Nicholson MangrumMr. & Mrs. George R. Graham, Jr. Ms. diana Post & Ms. Elizabeth Milroy Mr. Alvan Markle 3rdPhoebe W. Haas Charitable Trust “A” Mr. & Mrs. Edward A. Montgomery, Jr. Carole Covert-McMenamin &Mr. & Mrs. Richard C. Ill Mr. & Mrs. John E. Nash William J. McMenaminKaren & Philip Ivory Mr. & Mrs. Arthur E. Newbold 4th Ms. Mary Ellen MooreMs. Barbara Y. Juda Mrs. Harold M. Peck Ms. Sandra L. OrmerodMrs. Helen T. Kaufman Jane G. Pepper Mr. & Mrs. Robert McCracken PeckMrs. Philip Kind Ms. Amy Rand Mrs. & Mr. Seymour S. Preston 3rdJosephine Klein Joann & Andrew d. Reinsel Alice d. ReillyMrs. John B. Leake Ms. E. Carolan Berkley & Mr. William H. Rheiner Margaret M. SadlerMarguerite & Gerry Lenfest dr. & Mrs. Karl F. Rugart Ms. Miriam Galster & Mr. Geoffrey SchulzJennifer & Robert Lendler Mr. Brian Schneider Ms. Sharon W. ShapowalMrs. Louis C. Madeira Mrs. Anne Sclufer dr. & Mrs. Manuel H. SloaneMr. & Mrs. James J. Maguire Mr. & Mrs. Jonathan d. Scott Ms. Judith H. SmeltzerMr. Robert L. McNeil, Jr.* Mr. Michael v. Seiden, M.d. Mrs. W. Laird Stabler, Jr.Mr. J. William Mills, III Mr. & Mrs. Fred A. Shabel Linda & Sergei SzortykaMs. Barbara O’Brien Mrs. Jean M. Shepherd Mr. & Mrs. Richard W. Thatcher, Jr.drs. Marie A. & david d. Parrish david & Rebecca Sinkler Ms. Sharon TiceMs. Kim F. Rainey Mr. Alan P. Slack Melissa A. & Jason E. vermillionJane M. Ruffin Mrs. Elizabeth T. Taylor Mr. & Mrs. donald W. WeaverMs. Jean Stark dr. Ann F. van Sant Mr. & Mrs. A. Richard WebsterMrs. George E. Stewart Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Whitford Mrs. deborah d. WeiseMr. & Mrs. Lewis F. Sutherland dr. & Mrs. Peter Wilding Mr. & Mrs. Thomas R. White, Jr.dr. & Mrs. Frank Szarko Ms. Sinclair Wintondr. Curtis Thomsen Gifts of $250 to $499 Mr. & Mrs. david R. Wilmerding, Jr.Mrs. Richard J. Walsh Anonymous (2) Ms. Catherine A. WorrallMr. & Mrs. Thomas d. Watkins The Acorn Club Ms. Lida A. WrightWhite Flower Farm dr. & Mrs. Marvin v. Andersen Mr. Minturn T. Wright 3rd Mr. & Mrs. Brent Asplundh dr. & Mrs. Robert C. YoungGifts of $500 to $999 Ms. C v. BeathAnonymous (1) Mrs. Alice J. Boeshore Gifts of $100 to $249Stephen S. & Carol T. Aichele Mrs. Joseph H. Calhoun Anonymous (10)Mr. & Mrs. Louis J. Appell, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. John Cannon Ms. Ingrid AkerblomMargaret McCarvill & Stephen Amadio Mr. & Mrs. John M. Clayton, Jr. Mrs. Millicent AllenMr. & Mrs. A. Joseph Armstrong Mr. Richard A. Colbert Mr. Brian AmesMrs. Edward K. Asplundh Mrs. Mary J. Comey dr. Kristina Antoniades, M.d. &Willo Carey & Peter A. Benoliel Mr. & Mrs. Frank L. Coulson Mr. John Antoniadesdr. & Mrs. Baruch S. Blumberg Mr. & Mrs. Craig W. Cullen Mr. & Mrs. John L. Asher, Jr.Mr. & Mrs. William C. Buck Mr. John donovan Ms. Mary AttigMs. Rebecca W. Rimel & Mr. Patrick Caldwell Mrs. Lawrence drake Mrs. Walter A. Barrows 4thJenny Rose & Gus Carey Mr. & Mrs. Edward Carroll driscoll Mr. & Mrs. John R. BartholdsonMr. & Mrs. Morris Cheston, Jr. Mr. Bernard L. Edelstein Bartlett Tree ExpertsCMS Companies Mr. & Mrs. Constantine Fournaris Mr. & Mrs. Robert L. BastMs. Barbara R. Cobb Mr. & Mrs. Francis A. Gansz Mr. & Mrs. John K. BendyMr. & Mrs. Walter L. Foulke Mr. Robert Goldenberg Ms. Grace BeattyMr. & Mrs. Armin C. Frank, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. W. P. Granbery Charlotte C. BetancourtMr. & Mrs. Stephen A. Gansz Ms. Joan Lagan & Mr. david Green Mr. & Mrs. Edward H. BetofMr. & Mrs. George Graham Anne M. Grigg Ms. Charlotte H. BiddleMr. & Mrs. N. Peter Hamilton valerie Arkoosh & Jeff Harbison Ms. Betsie BlodgettMr. & Mrs. John v. Hastings 3rd Mr. Griff Harold Mr. & Mrs. Willard S. Boothby, Jr.Philip & Karla R. Herr Ms. Ann d. Hazard Mr. & Mrs. Nathaniel R. BowditchMr. & Mrs. W. Anthony Hitschler The Honickman Foundation Mr. & Mrs. Christopher Branda, Jr.Mr. Richard T. Hykes Mr. J. Matthew Hutchinson Ms. Ellen M. BriggsIMS Health, Inc. Mr. & Mrs. Brian T. Keim Mrs. Charlotte Pennock BrownMr. & Mrs. Morgan R. Jones Sandra M. Alton & Gary R. Jablonski Ms. Martha B. BryansMr. & Mrs. Robert W. Kennedy Mr. Anthony J. Juestrich Mrs. Orville H. Bullitt, Jr.Ms. Linda Kriger Mr. & Mrs. Henry K. Justi Mr. & Mrs. William Burgess
Mrs. Nancy Burrough Mr. & Mrs. Peter O. Hausmann Mrs. Barbara W. MooreMs. Karol M. Wasylyshyn & Mr. Ken Butera Ms. Ann Marie Healy Moorestown Garden ClubMs. deborah Butler Ms. Susan Lum Heckrotte Mr. & Mrs. dennis MorikawaFrancis J. Carey Mr. & Mrs. Frederick Heldring Mr. & Mrs. George N. MorrisMr. & Ms. John M. Carpenter, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Walter Hellendall dr. & Mrs. James L. MullenMrs. doris S. Casper dr. & Mrs. Alex Henderson, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Leigh P. NarducciMrs. MaryEllen T. Cassidy Mr. & Mrs. William J. Hill Mrs. Amanda NguyenMr. & Mrs. Robert d. Chapman Mr. & Mrs. James W. B. Hole Norristown Garden ClubMrs. John Clark Mr. Louis Hood Ms. Anne O’donnellMr. & Mrs. William S. Colehower dr. & Mrs. John E. Hopkins Mary Jo Kiffney & William O’NeillMs. Joyce Connelly Mr. John T. Hovatter Mr. Stephen T. Janick & Mr. Russell E. Palmer 3rdCarol Cook Mr. & Mrs. Joseph F. Huber Mr. & Mrs. R. Anderson PewMr. & Mrs. S. Gerald Corso Huntingdon valley Garden Club Pier 3 Condominium AssociationMs. Linda C. Corson Mr. & Mrs. Peter Illfield dr. Anne H. PikeCounty Line Landscape Nursery, Inc. Mr. & Mrs. Jon E. Ingersoll dr. & Mrs. Robert PolishookMr. & Mrs. Cassin W. Craig Mary Lynne Jeschke & Grace Jeschke Ms. Caroline P. PollardMr. & Mrs. George E. Cruft Mrs. Harry M. K. Johnston Jane & Robert Pollockdr. Patricia M. danzon Mr. & Mrs. Hugh M. Johnston 3rd The Providence Garden ClubMr. & Mrs. Robert davidson Barbara & Charles Kahn, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Spencer J. Quallsdr. & Mrs. Edward T. davis 3rd dr. & Mrs. Jerry M. Kaplan Mrs. Robert W. RaderMr. Nicholas E. deJulius Ms. Chela R. Kleiber dr. & Mrs. Peter RandallMr. & Mrs. Robert W. denious dr. donald Klotz, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Richard S. RavenscroftMs. Joanne L. diamond Mrs. Raymond E. Knauff Anne Sheppard & Hal RealMr. Robert dieter dr. & Mrs. F. Peter Kohler dr. & Mrs. Melvyn RichterMr. & Mrs. Karl dietrich Evelyn S. Kritchevsky Ms. Louisa RidgwayMrs. Henry disston Ms. Mary Ellen Krober Mr. & Mrs. Geoffrey K. RiesMr. & Mrs. Albert L. doering 3rd dr. G. Clayton Kyle Ms. diane P. RofiniMr. & Mrs. H. Hoffman dolan, Jr. dr. don LaRossa Mr. & Mrs. Robert G. Rogers, Jr.Christine donahower Mrs. Ena Lebel Mrs. Gerald C. Romig, Jr.Mrs. Lee F. driscoll, Jr. Mrs. Anne S. Lee Ms. Grace S. RoseMrs. Arthur B. duBois Mrs. Lillian B. Lefevre Mr. & Mrs. Klaus RotherMr. & Mrs. James Earle Mrs. Robert L. Leininger Mr. Roderick A. RussellMs. Jayne Eells Mrs. George J. Lincoln 3rd Ms. Carol Ann SangtinetteMs. Kathleen T. Egan Naomi & Phil Lippincott dr. Prithvi SankarMs. Charlotte Elsner dr. & Mrs. W. Thomas London Mary Christine Santora, M.d.dr. & Mrs. Joseph L. Eremus Mr. & Mrs. William d. Macdowell Mr. & Mrs. Richard SassiMr. & Mrs. Joseph M. Evans, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Carl J. Malisheski Mr. & Mrs. Ralph S. SaulMs. Helen F. Faust dr. & Mrs. donelson R. Manley Mr. & Mrs. James J. ScanlanMr. & Mrs. Milton A. Feldman Mr. & Mrs. Spencer A. Manthorpe Mr. G. Craig SchelterMs. Barbara Ferrara Mr. & Mrs. Joseph G. Marano, Jr. Janet Kalter & Joseph SchiavoMrs. Esther Fiori Mr. & Mrs. Samuel R. Marshall Mrs. Frank S. SchwarzMs. Elizabeth M. Fitzpatrick Mr. & Mrs. Robert C. McAdoo Mr. Brian SchneiderMs. Eliza N. Flanagan Mr. & Mrs. John F. McCaughan Ms. Joanne F. C. SchneiderMrs. Thomas Fleming Ms. Carol McConnell Mr. & Mrs. Peter SchorschMs. Lisa Galante dr. & Mrs. Alexander McCurdy 3rd Ms. Bonnie SchorskeMr. & Mrs. William Y. Giles Mr. & Mrs. Christopher McCutcheon dr. & Mrs. H. R. Schumacher, Jr.Mr. Gary K. Ginsberg Mr. & Mrs. John H. Mcdevitt dr. & Mrs. Alfred E. SchuylerMr. & Mrs. Howard Goldfine Mrs. Jean P. Mcdonald Mr. & Mrs. Robert ScottMrs. Robert I. Goldy Mr. & Mrs. Cedric J. McKeever Mr. & Mrs. Peter Searsdr. & Mrs. John W. Goppelt Sandra L. McLean Ms. Alice M. SharpMr. Peter G. Gould Ms. Ruth McMorrow Ms. Betsy SheerrMr. & Mrs. Charles d. Graham Mr. & Mrs. Paul M. Mecray 3rd Mr. Stephen SiekeMs. Ingrid A. Graham Ms. Emily d. Meyers Ms. Sandy SloyerMrs. Herman K. Grange Mr. Matthew H. Meyers Mr. & Mrs. Corey R. SmithMs. Ellen T. Greenlee Ms. Sylvia Myers Mr. & Mrs. david S. J. SmithMs. Ellen Arnold Groff Midlantic vending Mr. & Mrs. Lawrence SnyderMr. Michael Hardy & Mr. Barry Grossbach Lynne & Joe Mikuliak Mr. & Mrs. C. Stewart W. SpahrMrs. Samuel M.v. Hamilton Mr. & Mrs. George J. Miller dr. Pam Rootenberg & dr. david SpringerMs. Linda Hartnett Mr. & Mrs. Leo A. Molinaro Helen M. StaileyMs. Alison Hastings Mr. & Mrs. david d. Mooberry Ms. Jean C. Stanfield
Mr. & Mrs. Charles R. Stauffer, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Harry E. Hill In Honor of Jane G. PepperMrs. Edward Starr 3rd Berton & Sallie Korman AnonymousMr. Robert E. Stewart Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Manko Mr. & Mrs. Harold M. davisFrances & Bayard Storey Mr. & Mrs. Spencer A. Manthorpe Mrs. Harry L. GossMr. John Stouffer Sylvia Lee Metzler Mr. & Mrs. donald KramerMr. & Mrs. Francis R. Strawbridge 3rd Ms. Beth Miller dr. & Mrs. Thorne Sparkman, Jr.Mrs. George Strawbridge Ms. Linda L. Mahan & Mr. Alan Palmer Mr. & Mrs. david G. MarshallMr. & Mrs. Newbold Strong Ms. Johanna Rosen Mrs. Marvin MaserMr. & Mrs. Philip Sullivan Mr. Patrick Sanaghan Moorestown Garden ClubMs. Meera v. Sundarm Ms. Patricia O’ConnellMr. & Mrs. James F. Sutor In Honor of Morris Cheston Ms. Margaret Mary RochfordMs. Patrice Sutton Ms. Carol diRienzi Ms. L. Landon ScarlettSwarthmore Garden Club Mr. & Mrs. William M. Scott 3rdMr. & Mrs. William A. Swyer In Honor of Suzanne Cilli Ms. Linda YangRev. Phyllis Taylor AnonymousMr. & Mrs. Edward d. Thomas In Honor of Troy RayMr. Raymond A. Thomas In Honor of the Community Gardeners The Cosmopolitan Club of PhiladelphiaMs. Isobel A. Thompson Ms. Mary J. FallonMr. & Mrs. Paul Tickle In Honor of Evelyn SchwartzMrs. Elizabeth B. Twaddell In Honor of Lynn Cook Mrs. Lisa SchwartzTwin valleys Garden Club The Cosmopolitan Club of PhiladelphiaMr. & Mrs. Michael E. Tyler In Honor of Lois ShatzMr. & Mrs. Christopher van de velde In Honor of Tammy Leigh DeMent Ms. Judy ShatzMs. Norma van dyke Mr. & Mrs. William T. HangleyRay S. Walker In Honor of Cate SkindeleskiMr. Robert E. Wallien In Honor of Stephen Deviney Mr. & Mrs. Mike KalogrisMr. Clifford E. Warfield Ms. Mary Ann HearnMs. Sue Wasserkrug In Honor of Frances SmithThe Weeders In Honor of Roberta & Carl Dranoff Mr. & Mrs. Jay SivitzMs. Faye Senneca & Mr. Richard Weisenberg Mr. Richard JosephsMr. & Mrs. Samuel B. Wheeler Mr. & Mrs. Jeremy Siegel In Honor of Paula Solomon’s ElectionMrs. Bradford F. Whitman to the PHS CouncilMrs. Keturah Williams In Honor of Jessica Elliott Mr. & Mrs. Michael S. Kirschnerdr. Barbara Wolf Mrs. Lisa SchwartzLeslie Miller & Richard Worley In Honor of Fred & Abbie SteinMs. deborah Wyse In Honor of Kaye Fox on Mother’s Day Mr. & Mrs. Arnold LoveMr. & Mrs. John C. Young Mrs. Beth GoldsteinMs. Beth Yount In Honor of Bill Thomasdr. & Mrs. Michael v. Yow In Honor of Mrs. Samuel M.V. Hamilton Mr. & Mrs. damon Cates The Cosmopolitan Club of PhiladelphiaTRIBUTE GIFTS Main Line Health System In Honor of Liz & Mark WardIn Honor of Elizabeth Atwood Mr. & Mrs. daniel Brainard SlackMr. & Mrs. david Hill In Honor of Jane Butler Kelley Mrs. William d. Kelley, Jr. In Honor of Sharon WhiteIn Honor of Mr. John Benner Jr. Old Eagle Garden ClubMr. & Mrs. david M. Kipphut In Honor of Sylvia Lin’s 80th Birthday dr. Stefanie Lin & Mr. Andrew Cox In Honor of Stephan WhiteIn Honor of Thomas L. Bennett dr. & Mrs. Paul M. Lin Mr. & Mrs. Ted N. WassermanMs. Sally Rubenstein Mr. & Mrs. Paul S. Lin Angela Lin, M.d. & Thomas E. Prior In Honor of the O’Brien/Willis weddingIn Honor of Edward Bleeden Ms. Jennifer R. Lin & Mr. William H. Stieg Mr. & Mrs. Samuel WillisMr. & Mrs. Jeff IstvanMs. Karen Lovitch In Honor of Joseph Marano’s 80th birthday In Honor of Diana Wister Mr. & Mrs. Howard Marano The Cosmopolitan Club of PhiladelphiaIn Honor of Jean BodineMs. Lynn KarolyT In Honor of Marlene Milner’s Birthday In Honor of Zeke Zeff’s Bar Mitzvah dr. & Mrs. Thomas Gabuzda dr. Frances Ruth Batzer Baylson, M.d. &In Honor of J. Blaine Bonham, Jr. Hon. Michael M. BaylsonMs. Patty Elkis In Honor of Melinda Moritz Mr. & Mrs. Richard L. BazelonMs. Rose Gray Swedesford Garden Club Ms. Barbara T. Bettigole
Ms. dveera Segal & Mr. Bradley Bridge Auto dealers Association Pasternak Family FoundationMs. Leah Corsover Mr. & Mrs. Howard Brown Mr. Laurence J. RappaportMr. & Mrs. Stephen C. Corsover Mr. & Mrs. Steven T. Brown Ms. F. Elizabeth SavageMr. & Mrs. Sheldon Eveloff Mr. Edward P. Clayman, Esq. Ms. Melissa R. ShaverMr. Aaron Finestone Ms. Sandra Fink Mrs. Beverly TkaczenkoMr. Phil Goldberg Ms. Sayuri Ganepola Mr. & Mrs. Cris E. WagnerMs. Linda J. Holtzman Ms. Nancy S. Grayson Mr. & Mrs. Henry WeissMr. & Mrs. Gert M. Jacobsohn Mrs. Shirlee & Mrs. Patti HoffmanMs. Susan Tamar Kamionkowski Mr. & Mrs. Stephen R. Hopkins In Memory of Anges Mott “Kip” HerdmanMs. Joan K. Silver Mr. donald B. Kaplan Mr. & Mrs. david Mott HerdmanMr. & Mrs. david Zeff Ms. Beverly d. Quinn & Mr. Frank H. Morgan Ms. Elizabeth Wilson Mrs. Samuel P. NortonIn Memory of Janet Adams Jane G. Pepper In Memory of Margaret HynesMrs. Melissa Hays Mr. Michael Post Mr. Francis J. Hughes Mr. & Mrs. George P. Purvis 3rdIn Memory of Ana Caperuza Almonte Mr. George W. Scudder In Memory of Mary KebaMr. John Franek & Family Mr. & Mrs. J. C. Stamler Mr. & Mrs. William F. Beath, Jr. Ms. Laurie SullivanIn Memory of Marion E. Barnes Ms. Elgart Aster & Mr. Paul Swerdlove In Memory of Joy Lawrencedr. Paul B. Garrett Ms. Patrice Carroll In Memory of Frances Sue Ganoe Francie Rubin, v.M.d.In Memory of Alexandra Biddle Basinski Angeline F. Austin Ms. Carol WeislMr. John Basinski In Memory of Audrey Greenberg In Memory of Joel T. LoebIn Memory of Seymour Berman Mr. & Mrs. Kennedy Crane 3rd Mr. & Mrs. Adam M. GoldsteinMr. & Mrs. Neil Leibman Mr. Joseph Fenkel Ms. Lilia Goldstein Adine Frank Ms. Nancy J. Halli & Mr. Alfred T. Johnson, Jr.In Memory of Dieter Brammer Ms. Renee Gelles Mr. & Mrs. donald KeyserSchuylkill River Park Community Garden dr. & Mrs. Lawrence Green Carole Covert-McMenamin & Ms. Jody Handley William McMenaminIn Memory of Helen Thacher Brown Ms. Amy C. Rosenblum Mr. & Mrs. Karl S. MurrayMrs. Josephine P. Fitts Ms. Nina R. Semanoff Ms. Judith T. Rogers Mr. Milton Solomon Mr. & Mrs. Mark Z. SappirIn Memory of Robert Clemmer Mr. Robert WacksMiss Erin Budinas Mrs. & Mr. M. Celeste Zelitch In Memory of Harry Mason Ms. Beth GoldsteinIn Memory of Abe Cohen In Memory of Jan GreenbergMs. Samara L. Jarosh Ms. F. Elizabeth Savage In Memory of Mark Alexander Mathie Schuylkill River Park Community Garden Mr. & Mrs. Mike KalogrisIn Memory of Dennis C. DaigneaultMs. Linda M. Lojewski In Memory of Susan Hahn Hale In Memory of Agnes & Mori Morris Mrs. Julie Finnern Ms. Gita Estersohn & Mr. Bobby SapovitsTIn Memory of Maren Dell Mr. & Mrs. John GoodAnonymous Mr. & Mrs. david Hale In Memory of Mrs. Michael Mudry Ms. Cecily C. Kihn Mr. Michael MudryIn Memory of Matthew Drozd Mrs. dorothy NaumanMs. Mary T. dixon Mr. & Mrs. Jeffrey Nyman In Memory of Ellen & Jim Ounsworth Schuylkill River Park Community Garden AnonymousIn Memory of Paul & Maria Duffy Ms. Rheta SmithMr. & Mrs. William R. Skowronek In Memory of Audrey Pfeilsticker In Memory of Helen S. Henry Mr. & Mrs. John J. O’NeillIn Memory of Ellen & Jack Fitzgerald Anonymous Mr. Fred OsternAnonymous Mr. Adam Altman Jane G. Pepper Frances Cable Mr. & Mrs. Francis R. StrawbridgeIn Memory of Helen Fohl Ms. Michelle Coileydr. Frances Ruth Batzer Baylson, M.d. & Ms. della S. deakins In Memory of Karen L. Pierce Hon. Michael M. Baylson Mr. & Mrs. Jerome Grader Mr. vincent Pierce Ms. Elizabeth HolbrookIn Memory of Jill Frankel Mr. & Mrs. Jonathan Joels In Memory of Sondra PriceAnonymous Mr. Elliott Kinches Mr. & Mrs. Jim dickson
In Memory of Sylvia Schmukler Louis N. Cassett Foundation SAP Matching Gift ProgramMr. & Mrs. Jerry Hellmann City of Philadelphia, department of Commerce Susquehanna Partners, GPMr. & Mrs. Warren Kolinsky City of Philadelphia, department of Planning TycoMr. Eric Maron and Economic development verizonMr. & Mrs. Carl E. Steinberg City of Philadelphia, Office of Housing &Mr. & Mrs. J. Weisberg Community development Garden Clubs City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Prison System AnonymousIn Memory of Murray Shabot Claneil Foundation Conestoga Garden ClubPerkins + Will Endo Pharmaceuticals Huntingdon valley Garden Club Fairmount Civic Association Moorestown Garden ClubIn Memory of Betsy Sheppard Fairmount Park Commission Norristown Garden ClubAnonymous Fairmount Park Conservancy Old Eagle Garden Club The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation The Providence Garden ClubIn Memory of Catherine Bowden Smith The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Swarthmore Garden ClubMr. & Mrs. Mike Kalogris The Home depot Foundation Twin valleys Garden Club Independence Foundation The WeedersIn Memory of Arthur Spingarn Keep America Beautiful, Inc.Alice Reich, M.d. W. K. Kellogg Foundation/Gardenburger ELIZABETH S. SCHAFFER SOCIETY FOR The Forrest C. & Frances H. Lattner Foundation PLANNEd GIvINGIn Memory of Gertrude “Bonny” Suer The Lenfest Foundation Anonymous (11)Mr. Marvin d. Suer The Christian R. & Mary F. Lindback Foundation Jane Wallace Alling Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Mrs. Joel Z. BachmanIn Memory of John P. Swan Losam Fund dorothea & Ted BehrCynthia & Morris Cheston Mennonite Foundation Jean G. BodineAnne & Morris Kellett The McLean Contributionship James Tyson CarsonJane G. Pepper PA department of Conservation and Adelaide M. delluvadr. & Mrs. William M. Schwartz Natural Resources Mrs. John E. HopkinsMs. Sharon Small PA department of Environmental Protection Marie-Louise Jackson William Penn Foundation Anne B. KellettIn Memory of Virginia Elliott Wilcox Pennsylvania downtown Center Margaret A. KrengelITA International LLC Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority Mr. & Mrs. Richard Haughton Livesey 3rdMartin, Ingles & Ingles, LTd (PENNvEST) Elizabeth P. McLean The Pew Charitable Trusts Jane G. PepperIn Memory of Jean Y. Wing Philadelphia Committee of the Ann SayenMrs. Nancy Wing dyer Garden Club of America Alan P. Slack Philadelphia Water department John P. SwanCORPORATIONS, FOUNdATIONS, ANd Ruth W. & A. Morris Williams, Jr. Curtis Thomsen, Ph.d.,OTHER ORGANIZATIONS The Lawrence Saunders Fund in loving memory of Alice ThomsenEducation SCA Americas Phyllis G. WilliamsBank of America Foundation The Scattergood FoundationERM Foundation J. Frank Schmidt Family 2010 PHILAdELPHIA INTERNATIONALGlaxoSmithKline Foundation Snave Foundation FLOWER SHOWThe Hamilton Family Foundation Speedwell Foundation Flower Show SponsorsLincoln Financial Foundation Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young PNC, PresenterPennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Thomas Properties Group Subaru of America, Inc., Premier Sponsor Insurance Company United States department of Agriculture ACME MarketsPhiladelphia department of Recreation Bartlett Tree ExpertsThe Rosenlund Family Foundation 2010 Flower Show EP Henry, Official Supplier of HardscapingJoseph Kennard Skilling Foundation PA department of Community & Tourism IrelandEthel Sergeant Clark Smith Memorial Fund Economic development MantisSprague Foundation Margaret dorrance Strawbridge 6ABC, WPvI-TvThe Kate Svitek Memorial Foundation Foundation of Pennsylvania II ARAMARKPhiladelphia Green Matching Gift Companies Promotional PartnersAnonymous (1) AON Risk Services Antinori Wines & Ste. Michelle Wine EstatesAqua Pennsylvania, Inc. General Electric Ayala’s Herbal WaterThe Barra Foundation GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Cabot CreameryBerwind Fund Goldman, Sachs & Co. Carolina RiceThe Boeing Company Merck Partnership for Giving Christopher & BanksThe Burpee Foundation The Pew Charitable Trusts Embassy Suites Philadelphia