Legacy Plaza receives $7,500 from Shield-Ayres

The Texas Botanical Gardens & Native American Interpretive Center project recently received $7,500 from the Shield-Ayres Foundation. The monies re-ceived are for the Phase I Capital Campaign (development and construction of the botanical gardens). Phase I is now underway. The area to be developed is from the alley forward to Fisher St. and adjacent to […]

New Grant From The Meadows Foundation

The Texas Botanical Gardens & Native American Interpretive Center recently was awarded a grant in the amount of $250,000 by The Meadows Foundation for the completion of Phase I of our project – The Texas Botanical Gardens. This generous grant provided by The Meadows Foundation supplements local and area donations allowing us to break ground […]

LCRA, City help with $24,700 Grant

The Texas Botanical Gardens and Native American Interpretive Center will be able to complete its rainwater harvesting project with the help of a $24,700 community development grant. LCRA and the City of Goldthwaite provided the grant to help build a rainwater harvesting system that will collect and store rainwater in a 40,000 gallon cistern. The […]

Native Habitat Restoration in Texas

We have generously been gifted with lunch and a tour at the Colonel Burns Ranch for our professional team and special guests on Friday, October 12th. Our project President Tommy Head, his wife Wynona, and Executive Director Jan Fischer were fortunate to have their own tour of the ranch recently and can attest to to […]