April 2, 2011; Thanks to all Earth Day Sponsors: Major Sponsor: Kohl’s; Local Sponsors: T
oyota of Santa Maria and Honda of Santa Maria, City Parks and Recreation Department, Albertson’s Orcutt, Albertson’s South Broadway, Food Co., and Nishimori Landscape and Design,
Thank you to final penny donors: Cheryl and Ted Maddux; McDonalds whose generous 200,000 penny donation put the total over the top! And all of the hundreds of penny donors large and small!! Here comes the Botanical Garden!
The winning Penny Project exhibit. The Botanical Garden Exhibit was the winning project by “votes” of pennies.
A Garden Committee has been formed and consists of experts and enthusiasts:Laura Dias, Lynn Bublitz, Bailey Hudson; Georgia Schrager; Lillian Smith; Liz Scott Graham; Jeann Sparks, Bill Orndorff