Friends of Bedrock Gardens is a 501(c)(3) public charity helping transition Bedrock Gardens into a public garden.
Mission and Vision Statements
"Bedrock Gardens inspires wonder and creativity through its unique garden design, horticulture, and art. Our mission is to promote Bedrock Gardens and offer stimulating programming to engage the community and grow the support needed to preserve and operate it as a public garden.”
"Our vision is to transition Bedrock Gardens to a dynamic public garden and cultural center offering events and educational programming that celebrate nature, gardening, and the creative arts.”
President: Francine Kontos
Treasurer: Bob Munger
Chief Financial Officer: Bob Ely
Secretary: Deb Nugent
Members: Jill Nooney, Linda Seedner, Gary Bashline, Steve Lydenberg, Richard D'Abate and Marc Bono.
Executive Director: John Forti
Program Manager: Kate Bashline, who previously was on our board and resigned to take this position.
Bedrock Gardens does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, gender, age, marital status, veteran status, physical or mental ability.