Ladew Topiary Gardens

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Ladew Annual Fund 2019

Annual gifts make our gardens grow….

Let your annual gift have a perennial impact!

Your annual gift makes this season and every season of growth possible at Ladew. Between now and April 1st, for every Annual Fund gift received, a new flower will be planted in one of our formal gardens. Please help us reach our goal of planting 400 new flowers by the 1st of April (Opening Day at Ladew). Then come visit the gardens and see how your investment has grown!

The Annual Fund helps us host our wide variety of events and programs, educate children and adults about the wonders of nature, maintain our magnificent gardens and historic property and sustain this special place of beauty and tranquility.

Ladew’s vitality and growth are achieved in partnership with our donors. 21% of our operating support comes from philanthropic donations. Our 2019 Annual Fund goal is $75,000, and we can achieve that with your support.

You’re just a click away from making a difference….click the “Donate" button below and help Ladew thrive and grow.

If you have already made a gift to the Annual Fund since November 1st, we thank you.


Ladew Topiary Gardens is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is “to maintain and promote the gardens, house and facilities in keeping with the creative spirit of Harvey S. Ladew for the public benefit and for educational, scientific and cultural pursuits.” Both House and Gardens are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

A copy of our current financial statement is available upon request by contacting Ladew Topiary Gardens at 3535 Jarrettsville Pike, Monkton, Maryland 21111 or by phone (410) 557-9570. Documents and information submitted to the State of Maryland under the Maryland Charitable Solicitations Act are available from the Office of the Secretary of State for the cost of copying and postage.