As a non-profit organization, the Shaker Lakes Garden Club can accept any contributions from members and friends.Read More
Filtering by Category: Charitable Projects
The final distribution of the 2018-2019 Charitable Projects Fund of $13,435 supported 12 northeast Ohio projects, highlighting numerous club interests: beekeeping, community beautification, food gardening education, reduction of invasive species, to name a few.Read More
The SLGC membership has voted to award its 2019 major grant to Stonebrook Montessori School, a tuition-free public charter Montessori school within the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, located on Wade Park Boulevard in the Glenville neighborhood.Read More
Thank you for your generous support of SLGC’s Charitable Projects. Twenty-two proposals were received by the CP Committee in application for our approximately $12, 000 in contributions for funding.Read More
Have you forgotten something? It’s not too late.
Gifts to the fund for Charitable Projects given in 2018 will be tax-deductible, this year, to the full extent of the law if mailed by December 31. Mail checks to Carol Provan, 2 Hampton Court, Beachwood, OH 44122.Read More
Do you want to work for a terrific organization that wants to make Northeast Ohio a better and more beautiful place? Save the environment? Help people love to garden?Read More
Thank you to all who quickly and generously responded to our club’s request for funds for exciting community programs and projects.Read More
To fulfill the stated commitment of SLGC to stimulate the knowledge and love of gardening, members since 1966 have voluntarily contributed to a philanthropic fund, and more than $262,000 has been distributed.Read More
The Charitable Projects Committee not only requests your money to fund the projects you choose, we also need your deep community connections. Please stop for a moment and think about organizations or groups that might benefit from money and/or guidance from SLGC that will assist them in “matters related to environmental protection, conservation, horticulture, gardening and related subjects.”Read More
Each year, members of the Shaker Lakes Garden Club are requested to make a contribution, above and beyond dues, to fund charitable projects that fit within the club’s mission. Proposals submitted for these projects are carefully vetted by the Charitable Projects Committee and the very best are voted upon by the membership. Over the years, our club has nurtured small projects and strengthened larger ones.Read More
Thank you to all members who contributed this past year. We raised $12, 840. 51. The committee decided to distribute $12,500.
The two projects the Club voted on were:
The Onaway /Lomond Community Garden
The Western Reserve Conservancy Tree Project
The Charitable Projects Committee of The Shaker Lakes Garden Club is pleased to offer the top two choices of projects received in this 2017-2018 fiscal year. One of these proposals will receive the largest grant.
To our fellow members,
The deadline for Charitable Project proposals is February 9 and our meeting to review the proposals is March 6. We would love to have all donations by that date in order to know the full amount available for this year’s Charitable Project gifts.Read More
As a Shaker Lakes member you can do two things for Charitable Projects:Read More
Please help our Charitable Projects committee find worthwhile organizations to support. We want our members to have 3 great projects to vote on next April. To do that we need your help.Read More