Media Kit

Olivette In Bloom serves a community of roughly 7,000 people.

Method of Publicity

  • Brochure
  • Olivette Advisory
  • Community Newspapers
  • Website

 

Fund raising

  • Annual mailing to targeted residents asking for donation and/or interest in volunteering. List of names for this mailing is generated from Board members and volunteers.
  • Response rate to letter is approximately 40-50%.
  • Annual budget of OIB: $3,000 to $4,000.

 

Volunteers

  • Group workdays done monthly April through October as needed to do major preparation and/or installation, plant maintenance, and clean up.
  • Additional volunteers take one week during the summer to weed and generally maintain gardens.
  • Volunteer training as needed is done in the spring with a garden lecture series and training at the group workdays.

 

Meetings

  • Board meets as needed during the year for planning purposes.
  • Annual meeting is open to the community.