ORGANIZATIONS SUPPORTED                           BY THE GARDEN CLUB OF EVANSTON


  • Abraham Lincoln Memorial Gardens
  • Alliance for the Great Lakes
  • Centennial Tree Project: ETHS Campus Tree Analysis and Plan
  • Chicago Botanic Garden, Aquatic Garden, Chicago Historical
  • Evanston Art Center                                                
  • Evanston Child Care Center, Child-Friendly Garden
  • Evanston Ecology Center
  • Evanston Environmental Association
  • Evanston Historical Society
  • Evanston Public Library
  • Evanston Township High School, Edible Acre
  • Evanston Township High School, Environmental Education
  • Demonstration Project
  • The Garden Club of America
  • Garden Clubs of Illinois, District I
  • Garden Clubs of Illinois, Inc.
  • GCA Scholarship Fund
  • Grass River Natural Area
  • Housing Options for the Mentally Ill, Evanston
  • Illinois Nature Conservancy
  • Jens Jensen Restoration at the Evanston Arts Center/Lighthouse Beach
  • Lady Bird Wildflower Center
  • Lake Michigan Federation
  • Lincoln Memorial Garden
  • National Parks and Conservation
  • National Wildflower Research Center
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Non-Game Wildlife, Illinois Dept. Of Conservation
  • Openlands, North Austin Green Team Community Garden
  • SHORE Lois Lloyd Center
  • Student Conservation Association

HOLIDAY DONATIONS

  • 1992 Albany House
  • 1993 Oakton School
  • 1994 The School for Little Children Playground
  • 1995 Over the Rainbow Association
  • 1996 Habitat for Humanity
  • 1997 Evanston Township High School, Courtyard Perennial Garden
  • 1998 Evanston Art Center Evanston Township High School, Courtyard Perennial Garden
  • 1999 Howard Street Community Gardens
  • 2000 Housing Options for the Mentally Ill
  • 2001 Evanston Township High School DPL Program
  • 2002 Evanston Township High School DPL Program
  • 2003 Housing Options for the Mentally Ill
  • 2004 Parent-Child Garden at Evanston Child Care Center
  • 2005 ETHS Environmental Education Demonstration Project
  • 2006 ETHS Environmental Education Demonstration Project
  • 2007 ETHS Tree Plantings
  • 2008 Soup @ Six, and Evanstons Stop the Box Campaign
  • 2009 Connections for the Homeless
  • 2010 YMCA Evanston/North Shore Women's Shelter: gardens and plantings,                          & The Heartwood  Center: Women and Cancer program.
  • 2011 Y.O.U. Mentoring Program
  • 2011 Boys' Hope/Girls' Hope of Illinois
  • 2012 Connections for the Homeless
  • 2012 YWCA Evanston/Northshore, Mary Lou's Place
  • 2013 Connections for the Homeless
  • 2013 YWCA Evanston/Northshore
  • 2014 Northshore YWCA Edible Garden
  • 2015 Howard Area Community Center, Our House
  • 2016 ESCCA;  Our House;  Good News Partners
  • 2017 Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods; Learning Bridge Early Education Center

COMMUNITY PROJECTS, PAST AND PRESENT

  • Evanston Township High School Tree Project 2011-2016
  • Canal Shores 2017
  • Shakespeare Garden, Northwestern University Campus, 1919-Present
  • Butterfly Garden at the Grosse Point Lighthouse, ongoing
  • Lighthouse Wildflower Trail Garden, ongoing
  • Evanston Art Center Landscaping Project
  • Evanston Police Department Landscaping Project
  • Evanston Township High School Courtyard Perennial Garden
  • Evanston Township High School Greenhouse Project
  • Great Perennial Divide, Openlands Project
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Millennium Project 2000: Restoration of the Bluff and Nature Trail                                        at Northeast Park, Lakefront site
  • Oakton School Walkway
  • Philbrick Park Garden
  • Pilsen Art Park, Openlands Project
  • Plantings at Dewey and Oakton Schools, Evanston School District 65
  • Plantings at Evanston Township High School
  • Presidents' Council Millennium Gift, Chicago Botanic Garden
  • Show of Summer, Garden Club of America Zone XI