Annual Garden of Life Scheduled for May in Hospital Grand Avenue Park

posted on Friday, April 21, 2023 in General

Signs of spring are in the air and soon will include growing flowers and other plants. One of the favorite activities of the Spencer Hospital Regional Healthcare Foundation is the annual Garden of Life campaign. Gifts given in memory of deceased loved ones or in honor of special individuals are represented by blooming plants in Spencer Hospital’s Grand Avenue Park. A special planting ceremony will be held in late May.

“The flowers last year were beautiful! It was so special to see some new faces, as well as some who have been coming for several years to plant flowers together. We look forward to the 2023 planting,” commented Sara Taylor, Executive Director of the Spencer Regional Healthcare Foundation.

Ways to donate to the 2023 Garden of Life:

  • Mail a gift to the Spencer Regional Healthcare Foundation, 1200 First Avenue East, Spencer, IA 51301. With your gift, include a note that your donation is for the Garden of Life and also note whom you’d like your gift to honor or memorialize.
  • Make an online gift, by clicking this link: Donate Online. When completing your gift information, under the drop-down list that says, “My contribution is an event sponsorship for the following:” select “Garden of Life.”

If you have any questions, please call Sara Taylor at (712) 264-6226 or email

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