Legacy Gift Benefits & Ways to Give

Perennial Legacy Society Benefits

Society Membership Form

Advantages of a Legacy Gift

Ways to Give

What to Give

Ways to Define the Amount of Your Bequest

How To Name the Garden in Your Bequest or Estate Plan

To name Green Bay Botanical Garden in your will, estate plan or as a beneficiary to your life insurance or retirement plan, please list us as follows:

Green Bay Botanical Garden, Inc.
A 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with principal business address of
2600 Larsen Road
Green Bay, WI  54303
Tax ID#39-1485020

Recommended ways to word your bequest to the Garden:

General Bequest:

“I give and bequeath to Green Bay Botanical Garden, Inc., a not-for-profit, tax-exempt organization, having as its principal address Green Bay Botanical Garden, Inc., 2600 Larsen Road, Green Bay, WI  54303, (specific dollar amount or percentage) to be used for the Garden’s general purposes as determined by the Board of Directors.”

Restricted Gifts: (If you wish to restrict your gift, we ask that you add the following paragraph to your will to ensure we will be able to meet future priorities as determined by our Board of Directors.)

“If at some future time, in the judgment of the Board of Directors of Green Bay Botanical Garden, Inc., it is no longer practical to use the income or principal of this bequest for the purposes intended, the Board may use the income or principal for the purpose it deems necessary and most closely in accord with the intent described herein”.

Notify Us of Your Intended Gift

Notifying the Garden of your intended gift will allow us to honor your wishes and help you ensure that your gift makes the greatest impact possible. Kindly notify the Garden of your intention by contacting:

Cindy Berton headshotCindy Berton
Director of Development
920.491.3691 ext. 104
Susan Garot headshotSusan Garot
Executive Director
920.491.3691 ext. 102

Please note individual financial circumstances will vary. The information on this site does not constitute legal or tax advice. As with all tax and estate planning, please consult your attorney or estate planning advisor. 


For more information about planning a Legacy Gift, contact Cindy Berton, Director of Development, at 920.491.3691 ext. 104 or cberton@gbbg.org or Susan Garot, Executive Director, at 920.491.3691 ext. 102 or sgarot@gbbg.org.