Interested in helping start a peony society in Michigan, or a regional chapter given the broad geographic and climatic range of the central Great Lakes area? If so, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for an initial assessment of Michigan Peony Society audience, capacity, needs and viability. Please note that the University of Michigan does not sponsor such organizations or assign staff or resources to them.
Examples of Beneficial Organizational Relationships
The University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum interacts with diverse citizen-based organizations to support and extend its Mission. Many of these organizations have knowledgeable individuals who volunteer with collection care and display. Some of the groups meet and have events in our facilities. A sampling of our mission-related groups includes (in alphabetical order):