Causes: Human Services
Mission: Fairchild palms mission is to promote and increase ecological and environmental awareness in the community and support 501 (c) 3 organizations with similar environmental goals.
Programs: Fine wine event is an annual fundraising event held each january at the fairchild botanical garden. The networking event increases awareness for environmental conservation and support of the fairchild challenge, an environmental education and sustainability stewardship rogram for students in kindergarten through high school. Attendees include members, as well as non-members and include university professsors working in conservation, graduate students that research environmental conservation and other professionals with deep appreciation for the garden and environmental conservation.
happy hour. Approximately 450 attended the happy hour event to raise funds to support the beautiful fairchild garden where you can learn about science, botany, history, convervation, environmentalism,sustainability and horticulture, enabling the 16,000 contribution to the fairchild garden.
fairchild palms held whar was a low-key "back to school" happy hour. Fairchild botanic garden provided a tram tour for attendees. The tour showcass different native florida plant and tree species, from succulents to palmsto flowers. The guides did an excellent job of informing the guests aboutsouth florida native species and the purpose of the garden - to teach about conservation and stewardship.