Community Tree Fund
Zumbrota’s Community Tree Fund – a lasting legacy
The City of Zumbrota offers an interesting way to honor a friend, relative or special occasion and beautify the community parks. The benefits of the Community Tree Fund may be many:
- A unique gift
- A lasting tribute
- Beautify the city parks
- Clean the air and water
- Ease noise pollution
A Separate Fund
All of the funds provided to the Community Tree Fund will be routed to a separate fund, dedicated solely to urban forestry programs in Zumbrota. One hundred percent of all donations will be used annually to fund the purchase of trees, transplanting of trees and their care. Contributions of any amount may be made. In-kind contributions, including trees available to transplant (2-5” trunk diameter) and use of equipment, are welcome, subject to need.
Acknowledgement of contributions and those honored or memorialized will be completed:
- A receipt and certificate of appreciation to the donors will be sent
- For contributions greater than $100, names of the donors, those honored/memorialized will be inscribed in the Community Tree Fund book displayed at City Hall.
- Gifts will be recognized annually on the Zumbrota web-site, Cable TV channel, and at city Arbor Day celebrations as held.
Special People or Occasions
The Community Tree Fund encourages donations to honor, memorialize, or celebrate a special person, place or event. Examples may include:
- Just because…
How to Donate
Click below for a Community Tree Fund Donation Form. Download, complete and then send the form to City of Zumbrota, 175 West Ave, Zumbrota, MN 55992 or drop off at City Hall. Enclose a check payable to the “Zumbrota Community Tree Fund”.
Contributions may be tax deductible; seek the advice of your tax advisor.
Your contribution will serve as a long-term memory for your family and enhance the beauty of Zumbrota’s parks with each passing year. Improved quality of life for future Zumbrota residents will be a lasting result.