Partner benefits

E-mail Karen to discuss your role organization’s role in the Campaign

Become a part of this history-making community project.

Key partnership opportunities are available for:

501(c)3 Fiduciary Partner  A non-profit organization to act as Fiscal Agent/Sponsor to:

  1. Aid with reporting requirements and administrative tasks

  2. Provide accounting and strategic planning guidance

  3. Lend tax-exempt status to increase sponsorship by providing lilac sponsors with a tax deduction

Planting Partners  Environmentally-conscious group(s) to:

  1. Help coordinate volunteer component (citizens, businesses, volunteers, etc.) and implement planting projects at five Planting Events in two years

  2. Prepare planting areas to Mn/DOT specifications (if able, and if cities are not able to provide)

Supplier Partners Environmental/Landscape group(s) to:

  1. Help Campaign negotiate rates for planting materials

  2. Help Campaign find and negotiate rates for two-year Mn/DOT-approved maintenance contractor, funds raised from sponsored lilacs will pay for lilac maintenance

Five municipalities along Lilac Way including Robbinsdale, Crystal, Golden Valley, St. Louis Park and Edina to:

  1. Apply to Mn/DOT’s Community Roadside Landscaping Partnership Program for reimbursement of purchased lilacs and materials

  2. Cooperate with Campaign

  3. Prepare planting areas to Mn/DOT specifications (if possible)

Local businesses or individuals for funding and corporate sponsorship.

Contact Karen at 952.929.1242 or e-mail karen@restorelilacway to discuss.

Learn about Partner Benefits

We understand Partners need to get something back.

We are not expecting an open wallet and unlimited support.

Just a fair shake and a mutual respect for a project that can shine a little light on our organizations.