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Thank You For "BEEING" Sponsors! 

Bee City USA – Hendersonville and Hands On! Children’s Museum are grateful for the support of the following sponsors who have already contributed cash and/or in-kind donations to the “Bring the Hive Alive!” initiative to paint an outdoor bee mural in downtown Hendersonville.

 

Honey Makers ($5,000+)

Burlett Painting

 

Community Foundation of Henderson County

 

Hands On! Children's Museum  


Comb Builders ($2,500)

City of Hendersonville Environmental Sustainability Board & Tree Board

 

Henderson County Beekeepers Association 


Pollen Foragers ($1000)

Bold Rock Hard Cider 

Henderson County Communities in Bloom, America In Bloom

Milkweed Meadows Farm 

Misty Mountain Berries & Beans

Sideways Farm & Brewery

 


Nectar Gatherers ($500)

Blue Ridge Apple Growers

Honey Bees Kindergarten Class, FernLeaf Community Charter School

Land O’ Sky Garden Club

MountainTrue

Poe’s Backyard Bees

 


Buzz Makers ($250)

 

B.B. Barns The Garden Company

BeeHaven Gardens 

Brooks Tavern 

Gardens That Matter 

Givens Estates 

Saluda Garden Club

Sow True Seed 

The North Carolina Arboretum Society 

Wine Sage & Gourmet 

In Memory of Mattie P. Bailey

John & Elizabeth McAfee 

Robert & Tiffany Schultz

Libba & Tom Tracy

 

How to "Bee" a Mural Sponsor: 

 

Tax-deductible donations may be made online at handsonwnc.org/hive.  Checks (payable to HANDS ON! and designated for the bee mural fund) may be mailed to 318 North Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792.  Hands On! Children’s Museum is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization.  To inquire about making in-kind donations to benefit the “Bring the Hive Alive!” bee mural initiative, please email beecityhendersonville@gmail.com or call 828-697-8333 ext.223.

Download “Bring the Hive Alive!” Sponsorship Guide and Sponsorship Form.

 

Bee Mural Press:
Bee the Change – Bold Life Magazine 

Fundraisers set for bee mural in downtown Hendersonville - Hendersonville Times-News 
Friends of honeybee launch mural campaign - Hendersonville Lightning 
Honeybees and beers mix at fundraiser for Hendersonville bee mural - News 13 WLOS