ICS Magazine

Tennant makes donation to Lurie Garden

December 1, 2006
Tennant Co. recently provided Chicago’s Lurie Garden, a 2.5-acre ecological and natural garden located in Millennium Park, with its most significant corporate donation since the garden opened in 2004.

(left-right) Ed Uhlir, Millennium Park, Inc. Executive Director; Melissa Engelhart, director of business marketing; Colleen Schuetz, head horticulturist at Lurie Garden; Kathryn Lovik, Tennant Co. director of corporate communications; and Stan Mierzejewski, senior marketing manager, Branding and Industry Relations with Tennant


Tennant Co. recently provided Chicago’s Lurie Garden, a 2.5-acre ecological and natural garden located in Millennium Park, with its most significant corporate donation since the garden opened in 2004.

The total donation is valued at almost $40,000, and includes $20,000 in plants that were incorporated into Tennant’s booth design at the ISSA/Interclean Convention and Trade Show, Oct. 4-7; $10,000 in labor costs to install the plants; and another $8,000 in plants that will be planted in the garden in spring 2007.