Is There a Garden Crusader in Your Neighborhood?

Tell Us About Someone Who Gardens and Makes a Difference



Apr 10, 2001, 01:00 ET from Gardener's Supply

    BURLINGTON, Vt., April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Gardener's Supply, an employee-
 owned nationaldirect-to-consumer gardening company since 1983, is announcing a
 new Garden Crusader Award to recognize individuals who are using their love of
 gardening to make a difference in their community.
     The 2001 Garden Crusader Award will honor six gardeners throughout the
 country with a top prize of $1,500 in cash and merchandise.  A Garden Crusader
 who has beautified a forgotten piece of land, fed the hungry with their
 produce, comforted the sick or taught about gardening or the environment.
     "Gardening can be a powerful force as it brings communities together,
 teaches self-sufficiency and improves our quality of life," said Will Raap,
 CEO and founder of Gardener's Supply Company.  "Most of us garden for our own
 enjoyment, but there are many gardeners who use their love of gardening to
 make the world a better place and we want to celebrate their good work"
     If you would like to nominate someone as a Garden Crusader, call
 Gardener's Supply at 1-888-239-1553 for an application or you may visit our
 web site at www.gardeners.com/gardencrusaders.  The application deadline is
 June 30, 2001 and the selections will be made in August of 2001.
     Gardener's Supply Company, founded in 1983 and based in Burlington, Vt.,
 is known for its environmentally-friendly gardening solutions.  It offers an
 exclusive high-quality line of gardening accessories, decorative items, and
 nature-inspired gifts.  The product line ranges from seed-starting supplies
 and garden furniture to flower supports and greenhouses.  Gardener's Supply
 provides its customers with an unconditional return policy, 24-hour Q&A
 service, how-to information, detailed product information and Better Gardening
 Bulletins on a variety of topics.
 
     Nomination forms can be sent to:
     Garden Crusader Award
     c/o Gardener's Supply Company
     128 Intervale Road
     Burlington, VT 05401
 
     For more information:
     Maree Gaetani
     802 660-3500 x328
     mareeg@gardeners.com
 
 

SOURCE Gardener's Supply
    BURLINGTON, Vt., April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Gardener's Supply, an employee-
 owned nationaldirect-to-consumer gardening company since 1983, is announcing a
 new Garden Crusader Award to recognize individuals who are using their love of
 gardening to make a difference in their community.
     The 2001 Garden Crusader Award will honor six gardeners throughout the
 country with a top prize of $1,500 in cash and merchandise.  A Garden Crusader
 who has beautified a forgotten piece of land, fed the hungry with their
 produce, comforted the sick or taught about gardening or the environment.
     "Gardening can be a powerful force as it brings communities together,
 teaches self-sufficiency and improves our quality of life," said Will Raap,
 CEO and founder of Gardener's Supply Company.  "Most of us garden for our own
 enjoyment, but there are many gardeners who use their love of gardening to
 make the world a better place and we want to celebrate their good work"
     If you would like to nominate someone as a Garden Crusader, call
 Gardener's Supply at 1-888-239-1553 for an application or you may visit our
 web site at www.gardeners.com/gardencrusaders.  The application deadline is
 June 30, 2001 and the selections will be made in August of 2001.
     Gardener's Supply Company, founded in 1983 and based in Burlington, Vt.,
 is known for its environmentally-friendly gardening solutions.  It offers an
 exclusive high-quality line of gardening accessories, decorative items, and
 nature-inspired gifts.  The product line ranges from seed-starting supplies
 and garden furniture to flower supports and greenhouses.  Gardener's Supply
 provides its customers with an unconditional return policy, 24-hour Q&A
 service, how-to information, detailed product information and Better Gardening
 Bulletins on a variety of topics.
 
     Nomination forms can be sent to:
     Garden Crusader Award
     c/o Gardener's Supply Company
     128 Intervale Road
     Burlington, VT 05401
 
     For more information:
     Maree Gaetani
     802 660-3500 x328
     mareeg@gardeners.com
 
 SOURCE  Gardener's Supply