McKee Botanical Garden joins global #givingtuesday movement

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McKee Botanical Garden has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. #GivingTuesday will be held on November 29, and is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday to kick-off the holiday giving season and inspire people to collaborate in improving their local communities and to give back in impactful ways to the charities and causes they support.

Please support “Project Give To The Garden” on Tuesday, November 29, by making a donation to the Garden or becoming a new member of McKee Botanical Garden. Your generous donation or membership will provide vital operational support and nourishment the Garden requires to remain a treasured Vero Beach historical landmark and ensure our doors will always be open to the public.

“We are so grateful to our donors and supporters for their generosity during the past 15 years and hope that we can count on them and others in the community to make a one time, monthly, or annual gift to help us continue to offer the educational and inspirational exhibitions and special events that we deliver year after year” said Executive Director Christine Hobart.

It is easier than ever to “Give a gift to the Garden” through an outright gift or a new membership with our new online donation option on our website http://www.mckeegarden.org by clicking on the “Support” button at the top of the home page. Your donation is crucial in helping us continue to grow and prosper.

About McKee Botanical Garden
McKee Botanical Garden is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to nurture and enhance a historic garden in a unique tropical setting for the education, enjoyment and enrichment of all. McKee Botanical Garden is located at 350 US Highway 1, in Vero Beach.

Admission rates are $12 adults, $11 seniors and $8 children ages 3 to 12. Admission is free for members and children under 3. Hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. The Garden is closed Mondays. For more information call 772-794-0601 or visit http://www.mckeegarden.org.

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