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Wishlist

Would you like to make a direct difference today? Purchase an item from our wish list and your donation will go directly to meet an immediate program needs. Please send your contribution with the enclosed envelope in the center of this magazine, including a specific description of the item. If you have any questions or would like to make your donation by phone, feel free to call Chelsey Aki at (808) 332-7324 Ext. 209. To make your donation online, go to ntbg.org/support/donate. Mahalo for your support!

Limahuli Garden on Kauai

  • Two windshield covers for ATV – $1,300

McBryde and Allerton Garden on Kauai

  • Stihl String Trimmer, Allerton – $500
  • Stihl String Trimmer, McBryde – $500
  • Cover crop seeds for seasonal beds – $250
  • RotoTiller to prep seasonal beds – $650
  • Stihl Power Pole saw attachment – $250

Tour and Visitor Center program on Kauai

  • Back up cameras for buses – $500
  • Speakers for Visitor Center Shop – $250
  • Kids Interpretative materials for tours (“explorer” kit) – $750
  • Patio umbrellas – $500

Kahanu Garden on Maui

  • Waste organization containers – $300
  • Tires for work truck – $1,000
  • Work boots for Kahanu Horticulture team – $1,000
  • Stihl Chainsaw with extra blades for clearing invasive tree species – $800

The Kampong in Miami

  • Kenwood long range portable radios – $1,500
  • Jabra omnidirectional internet speaker and microphone – $150
  • 2-year Verizon cell phone service for Senior Horticulturist – $1,300
  • Replacement of rattan patio chairs for outdoor meeting space – $1,500
  • Panasonic cordless telephone system with signal amplifier – $250

Science & Conservation and Living Collections Programs

  • Subscription to Kew Garden Bulletin – $865
  • Seven flights to Hawaii Big Island to reassess and collect plants in the Ka’upulehu and Awini preserves – $1,400
  • High definition screen allowing floral details for teaching and science presentations – $2,100
  • Two helicopter flight to survey for and collect Olona, an important native fiber plant,  which will be cultivated at all gardens – $1,500

Breadfruit Institute

  • Roundtrip airfare to Kahanu Garden in Hana, HI – $350
  • Dehumidifier for storage area – $250
  • Work safety boots – $360

Volunteer program on Kauai

  • Utility tubs with rope handles – $120
  • Garden Tools – $200
  • Folding step stools for Oshibana group – $40
  • Volunteer Appreciation supplies – $80

Development Department

  • Five new filing cabinets with locks – $1,000

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