The Grassroots Grow in the Lobby: Learning About Advocacy Helps the Water Flow
Event Type: 
Special Session
Date / Time: 
Tue June, 23 - 9:45am to 11:15am
Location: 
Greenway H-I
Presenter: 
S. Shaw, Chicago Botanic Garden; G. Hotaling, Chicago Botanic Garden; R. H. Bradner, Holland & Knight; F. W. Bell, DVM American Alliance of Museums; D. Solomon, Office of Senator Al Franken; C. Sclar, APGA

Advocacy for the importance of public horticulture and plant conservation is everyone’s responsibility. What’s in it for you? How would you like better funding for your garden’s programs, better recognition of your entire profession, and a better awareness and understanding of the importance of plants in everyone’s lives? Interested in knowing more? Come and learn from all perspectives involved – Gardens, Museums, their advocates, and the political staff who make it all happen.

Presentation materials are not available.