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The Henry Nehrling Society, Inc

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Nehrling Gardens Mission

Nehrling Gardens' mission is to educate, inspire and create awareness about the intrinsic value of Florida's horticultural history, of its plant and birds, and of the community's cultural heritage; and to assist in the conservation and protection of natural resources in Central Florida. To achieve these goals The Henry Nehrling Society seeks to rehabilitate Dr. Nehrling's historic Gotha home and gardens, create new teaching gardens and provide a horticultural, historical and environmental education center to promote these concepts.


Corresponding Secretary for Nehrling Gardens: Corresponding Secretary serves as an officer on the Board of Directors for the Henry Nehrling Society, Inc. dba Nehrling Gardens a 501 (c)(3) Non-Profit Corporation.

General requirements:

Basic computer literacy and knowledge of Word, strong written communication skills and attention to detail. Some experience with Fundly or other CRM software knowledge is preferred.


Corresponding Secretary Duties:


  • Generate acknowledgement letters to donors in a timely manner once posted by the Financial Secretary
  • Carry on all necessary correspondence of the Society
  • Be responsible for emailing notices of Board of Directors and Annual Membership meetings.
  • Shall maintain the current listing of the members, shall provide the necessary information for communicating with the membership as a whole
  • Assist with other correspondence related issues as needed
  • Attend monthly board meetings at Nehrling Gardens (4 th Mondays at 7 pm) ** Currently Virtual via Zoom
  • Assist as needed with events at the Gardens

An Application and Letter of Commitment to serve as an officer and director on the Henry Nehrling Society Board of Directors will be required.

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About The Henry Nehrling Society, Inc

Location:

POBOX 884, 2267 Hempel Ave, Gotha, FL 34734, US

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Henry Nehrling Society is to preserve Dr. Nehrling's historic home and gardens in Gotha, Florida, and provide a History and Horticultural Education Center focusing on environmental conservation and to:

  • Honor Dr. Nehrling's horticultural and ornithological achievements.
  • Preserve the remaining historical home and gardens in Gotha, Florida.
  • Recognize the community's historical and German-American cultural heritage.
  • Teach environmentally sound gardening and landscaping practices through horticultural classes and demonstration gardens; provide education for wetlands restoration and conservation.
  • Assist in the conservation and protection of natural resources in Central Florida.

Description

The Henry Nehrling Society, Inc. was established in 1999 by a group of concerned citizens to preserve Dr. Nehrling's home and horticultural legacy. In 2000, the Society incorporated as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit public charitable organization. The Society's first accomplishment was having Palm Cottage Gardens placed on the National Register of Historic Places in November 2000. Since then the Society has focused on educating the public about Dr. Nehrling's importance to the horticultural history of Florida. In November 2009, the Society acquired the home and gardens to accomplish its purpose as stated below.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2267 Hempel AvenueGotha, FL 34734

(28.53396,-81.52108)
 

SKILLS

  • Data Entry
  • Business Development
  • Microsoft Office Suite

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-5 hours per week

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