Memorial and Tribute Gifts

A tribute or memorial gift to Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve is a thoughtful way to honor family members or friends, celebrate a special occasion, or express sympathy for the loss of a loved one.

When you make a gift as a tribute or in memory of someone, you may designate your gift to our Annual Fund or you may select from our special tribute/memorial gift project list.

The following projects are available for memorial and tribute gifts:

Children’s Educational Progams & Library

Funds support the purchase of additional books and equipment for the Preserve’s children’s library and programs. 

Minimum gift: $500

Reference Library Fund

Funds will be utilized to purchase new books to supplement the Preserve’s extensive collection.

Minimum gift: $500

Rare Plant Sponsorship

One of the Preserve’s rare plants will be selected and featured for one year on the website and in the Preserve’s Twinleaf newsletter with special recognition of your loved one.

Minimum gift: $1,000

Summer Internship Fund

Funds will be added to our existing intern endowment fund. Donors will be invited to the intern summer project presentations at the conclusion of their Preserve internship.

Minimum gift: $1,000

Memorial Bench

Funds support the purchase of a bench which is placed at a pre-determined site on the Preserve’s grounds. Benches are personalized with a small nameplate. 

Minimum gift: $1,500

Visitor Center Gardens

Funds will be designated to sponsor or name selected features of the new Visitor Center Garden.

Minimum gift: $5,000

Trail Enhancement Program

Funds can be designated to improve a specific trail or the general trail fund. Trail sponsorship and naming opportunities are available.

Minimum gift: $50,000

To make a memorial or tribute gift please contact Matthew Piccirilli, Development Assistant at (215) 862-2924 or