Longwood Gardens Inc

Longwood Gardens Inc Overview

Longwood Gardens Inc is located in Kennett Square, PA. The organization was established in 1971. According to its NTEE Classification (T21) the organization is classified as: Corporate Foundations, under the broad grouping of Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking Foundations and related organizations. This organization is an independent organization and not affiliated with a larger national or regional group of organizations.

For the year ending 09/2020, Longwood Gardens Inc generated $67.1m in total revenue. This represents relatively stable growth, over the past 5 years the organization has increased revenue by an average of 5.1% each year. All expenses for the organization totaled $76.4m during the year ending 09/2020. While expenses have increased by 1.4% per year over the past 5 years. They've been increasing with an increasing level of total revenue. You can explore the organizations financials more deeply in the financial statements section below.

Since 2015, Longwood Gardens Inc has awarded 112 individual grants totaling $1,670,369. If you would like to learn more about the grant giving history of this organization, scroll down to the grant profile section of this page.

Mission & Program ActivityExcerpts From the 990PF Filing

TAX YEAR

2020

Describe the Organization's Program Activity:

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LONGWOOD GARDENS, INC., LOCATED IN KENNETT SQUARE, PENNSYLVANIA, IS THE LIVING LEGACY OF PIERRE S. DU PONT, INSPIRING PEOPLE THROUGH EXCELLENCE IN GARDEN DESIGN, HORTICULTURE, EDUCATION, AND THE ARTS. LONGWOOD GARDENS IS ONE OF THE GREAT GARDENS OF THE WORLD, ALWAYS STRIVING FOR INNOVATION IN HORTICULTURE AND DISPLAY. LONGWOOD GARDENS PRESENTS THE ARTS IN AN UNPARALLELED SETTING BRINGING PLEASURE, INSPIRATION AND IMAGINATION TO OUR GUESTS. THROUGH EXCELLENT AND DIVERSE EDUCATION PROGRAMS, HORTICULTURE RESEARCH, ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP, AND CULTURAL AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT, LONGWOOD GARDENS GREATLY CONTRIBUTES TO SOCIETY.


IN OCTOBER 2018, LONGWOOD CEMETERY LLC WAS FORMED TO ASSUME OWNERSHIP AND OPERATIONS OF THE CEMETERY WHICH ADJOINS LONGWOOD GARDENS. LONGWOOD GARDENS IS THE SOLE MEMBER OF LONGWOOD CEMETERY LLC. CHARTERED IN 1855, THE LONGWOOD CEMETERY HAS LONG SERVED AS A PLACE OF PEACE AND HAS HELPED TELL THE STORY OF SOME OF THE BRANDYWINE VALLEY'S MOST REVERED, FROM WAR HEROES TO ARDENT ABOLITIONISTS. THE CEMETERY SITS ON LAND ONCE GRANTED BY WILLIAM PENN, LOCATED DIRECTLY IN FRONT OF THE 1854 HISTORIC LONGWOOD MEETING HOUSE AND AT THE ENTRANCE TO LONGWOOD GARDENS. LONGWOOD GARDENS IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE OPERATION, MAINTENANCE AND UP-KEEP OF THE CEMETERY.


SEED YOUR FUTURE IS THE MOVEMENT TO PROMOTE HORTICULTURE AND INSPIRE PEOPLE TO PURSUE CAREERS WORKING WITH PLANTS. ITS VISION IS A WORLD WHERE EVERYONE UNDERSTANDS AND VALUES THE IMPORTANCE OF PLANTS AND THE PEOPLE WHO WORK IN THE ART, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS OF HORTICULTURE.


LONGWOOD GARDENS, INC., LOCATED IN KENNETT SQUARE, PENNSYLVANIA, IS THE LIVING LEGACY OF PIERRE S. DU PONT, INSPIRING PEOPLE THROUGH EXCELLENCE IN GARDEN DESIGN, HORTICULTURE, EDUCATION, AND THE ARTS. LONGWOOD GARDENS IS ONE OF THE GREAT GARDENS OF THE WORLD, ALWAYS STRIVING FOR INNOVATION IN HORTICULTURE AND DISPLAY. LONGWOOD GARDENS PRESENTS THE ARTS IN AN UNPARALLELED SETTING BRINGING PLEASURE, INSPIRATION AND IMAGINATION TO OUR GUESTS. THROUGH EXCELLENT AND DIVERSE EDUCATION PROGRAMS, HORTICULTURE RESEARCH, ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP, AND CULTURAL AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT, LONGWOOD GARDENS GREATLY CONTRIBUTES TO SOCIETY.


IN OCTOBER 2018, LONGWOOD CEMETERY LLC WAS FORMED TO ASSUME OWNERSHIP AND OPERATIONS OF THE CEMETERY WHICH ADJOINS LONGWOOD GARDENS. LONGWOOD GARDENS IS THE SOLE MEMBER OF LONGWOOD CEMETERY LLC. CHARTERED IN 1855, THE LONGWOOD CEMETERY HAS LONG SERVED AS A PLACE OF PEACE AND HAS HELPED TELL THE STORY OF SOME OF THE BRANDYWINE VALLEY'S MOST REVERED, FROM WAR HEROES TO ARDENT ABOLITIONISTS. THE CEMETERY SITS ON LAND ONCE GRANTED BY WILLIAM PENN, LOCATED DIRECTLY IN FRONT OF THE 1854 HISTORIC LONGWOOD MEETING HOUSE AND AT THE ENTRANCE TO LONGWOOD GARDENS. LONGWOOD GARDENS IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE OPERATION, MAINTENANCE AND UP-KEEP OF THE CEMETERY.


SEED YOUR FUTURE IS THE MOVEMENT TO PROMOTE HORTICULTURE AND INSPIRE PEOPLE TO PURSUE CAREERS WORKING WITH PLANTS. ITS VISION IS A WORLD WHERE EVERYONE UNDERSTANDS AND VALUES THE IMPORTANCE OF PLANTS AND THE PEOPLE WHO WORK IN THE ART, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS OF HORTICULTURE.


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Longwood Gardens Inc Vendors

Vendor Name (Service)Compensation
Restaurant Associates Inc
$2,091,243
Cambridge Associates Llc
$1,233,105
Weissmanfredi Architects Llp
$4,420,571
Bancroft Construction Co Inc
$17,572,249
Crossmedia Inc
$806,392
Restaurant Associates Inc
$2,091,243
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Financial Statements

Statement of Revenue
Contributions, Gifts, Grants & Similar $23,781,722
Interest on Savings $0
Dividends & Interest $5,728,613
Net Rental Income-$19,391
Net Gain on Sale of Assets $15,727,425
Capital Gain Net Income $15,727,425
Net ST Capital Gain $0
Income Modifications $0
Profit on Inventory Sales $0
Other Income $21,720,067
Total Revenue $67,126,419

Longwood Gardens Inc Grants Awarded

Over the last fiscal year, Longwood Gardens Inc has awarded $146,100 in support to 18 organizations.

Grant RecipientAmount

AMERICAN PUBLIC GARDENS ASSOCIATION

Org PageRecipient Profile

Kennett Square, PA

PURPOSE: OPERATIONAL SUPPORT

$30,000

AMERICAN PUBLIC GARDENS ASSOCIATION

Org PageRecipient Profile

Kennett Square, PA

PURPOSE: OPERATIONAL SUPPORT

$30,000

BRANDYWINE CONSERVANCY

PURPOSE: BENNETT'S RUN WATERSHED CONSERVATION

$25,000

BRANDYWINE CONSERVANCY

PURPOSE: BENNETT'S RUN WATERSHED CONSERVATION

$25,000

AHS NATIONAL CHILDREN & YOUTH

PURPOSE: OPERATIONAL SUPPORT

$7,500

AHS NATIONAL CHILDREN & YOUTH

PURPOSE: OPERATIONAL SUPPORT

$7,500
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Longwood Gardens Inc Grants Recieved

Over the last fiscal year, we have identified 3 grants that Longwood Gardens Inc has recieved totaling $1,345.

Awarding OrganizationAmount
Dutch American Social Research Foundation

Berwyn, PA

PURPOSE: GENERAL PURPOSE

$600
Dutch American Social Research Foundation

Berwyn, PA

PURPOSE: GENERAL PURPOSE

$600
Grig Fund

Philadelphia, PA

PURPOSE: GENERAL FUND

$145
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