Burpee is proud of our generous community support. Thanks to our sponsors, Burpee continues to grow and thrive.
A Sponsorship Pays For:
- Designing and building an educational learning center for kids (preschool through primary grades) on the third floor with a focus on conservation, careers and natural science.
- Developing new programs for students in the area public schools.
- Developing and conducting individualized family field trips for area senior citizens in assisted living centers (including those in memory care programs) where area high school students serve as volunteer tour guides and docents.
- Purchasing interactive technology for the exhibits (Conservation, Ecology, Endangered Species, Native Americans, Paleontology and the History of Burpee Museum).
- Cleaning and maintenance of all displays.
- Museum building improvements.
The Local 2017 Sponsors Include:
The Lundstrom Family
The Harezlak Family
We are looking for event sponsors for The Local. Check out the levels of sponsorship donations that follow and how your sponsorship dollars will be used.
With the help of friends such as you, we will be able to make good on the promise to provide a variety of opportunities for learning through educational programs, outreach, interesting exhibits and paleontology expeditions. Please help us raise the money needed to step up to the next level of excellence and help people in the Rockford area rediscover Burpee. Your support will make a difference.