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The role of botanical gardens in scientific research, conservation, and citizen science

Botanical gardens devote their resources to the study and conservation of plants, as well as making the world's plant species diversity known to the public. These gardens also play a central role in meeting human needs and providing well-being.

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10/1/18
Developing a Development Team: Major Gift Productivity and Measurement Levers

This webinar helps bust myths about major gift productivity! For example, did you know that more and more organizations are not tracking donor visits as part of their team performance metrics?

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9/27/18
Measuring Our Social Impact

It has become increasingly important for informal learning institutions to demonstrate the impact they have within their communities.

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9/27/18
BGCI Technical Review: The economic, social and environmental impacts of botanic gardens

For the purposes of this study, we have broadly categorised the results of the activities of botanic gardens into economic, social and environmental impacts.

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9/26/18
More than Just Clicks... How Google Ad Grants Can Support your Mission

Presenters: Michelle Hurtado, Head of Ad Grants, Google; Sean Kerr, COO and Co-Founder, Cause Inspired Media; Gabe Cohen, Senior Director of Marketing and Communications, GuideStar

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9/26/18
California Biodiversity Initiative: A Roadmap for Protecting the State’s Natural Heritage

This Initiative and Roadmap embrace these broad goals:

• Secure the future of all existing native California species, with an emphasis on those that are not found anywhere else.

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9/20/18
How to Make the Most out of Your Volunteer Stewardship Program

Volunteers are key to most stewardship programs. During this webcast we’ll look at: How does the organization develop and maintain their volunteer program?

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9/17/18
The Development of a Thirteen Year Research-Practice Partnership: How the School District, Eight Cultural Institutions, and University Participants Collaborate to Support New York City Science Teachers and Learners

This paper examines Urban Advantage, a thirteen-year partnership in New York City, between eight cultural institutions (botanical gardens among them) and the Department of Education, as a ‘case’ of a long-lasting research practice partnership that has h

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9/17/18
Smithsonian Gardens Exhibition Series 2019-2020: Interpretive Master Plan

Smithsonian Gardens launched their interpretive master plan, recurring exhibition series and, in particular, their inaugural exhibition, Habitat (2019–2020). These initiatives are collaborative efforts involving the entire Smithsonian Gardens staff.

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9/13/18
Chicago Botanic Garden Veggie Rx Program

This presentation covers Chicago Botanic Garden's Veggie Rx Program, which was recently developed to increase fruit and vegetable consumption in underserved areas of Chicago.

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8/28/18

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