DINNER UNDER THE STARS

28TH ANNUAL DINNER UNDER THE STARS

Save the date for our 28th annual Dinner Under the Stars on Tuesday, September 17th, 2024!

By attending the Dinner, you support FONA’s work supporting and promoting the National Arboretum. As its primary 501(c)(3) nonprofit partner, we complement the National Arboretum’s work by ensuring its research and gardens are a resource for DC residents and tourists from around the world. We also invite visitors of all ages to form deep and mindful relationships with nature through education programs, recreation programs, and events.

dinner under the stars attendees posing and smiling for the camera in the national herb garden
dinner under the stars attendees posing and smiling for the camera in the national herb garden
Dinner under the stars attendees stand in the meadow in front of the capitol columns

Sponsor list as of September 10, 2023

Scarlet Oak $50,000

Robert and Kate Bartlett/Bartlett Tree Experts

bartlett tree experts logo

American Elm $15,000

corn refiners association logo
nutrien logo

Lacebark Pine $10,000

BASF
Bayer
EarthOptics
National Confectioners Association
Lisa and Chris Smith

Red Maple $5,500

CoBank
CropLife America
Farm Credit
FGS Global Food Team
FMI — The Food Industry Association
Anne MacMillan/Invariant
National Association of Wheat Growers
Syngenta

Flowering Cherry $3,500

Agri-Pulse Communications
American Seed Trade Association
Congressional Federal Credit Union
Marcel C. LaFollette and Jeffrey K. Stine
Lloyd E. Mitchell Foundation
NASDA
National Association of Conservation Districts
Nancy and Robert Shoemaker
Michael G. Stevens
Linda A. Strachan
Amy A. Titus
Torrey Advisory Group
U.S. Beet Sugar Association
USA Rice Federation
Tuckie and Don Westfall
W.S. Jenks/Becky and Jerry Siegel

Flowering Dogwood $1,200

AgSpire
Laura and Guy Cecala
North American Millers’ Association
Nzinga Tull
Dottie and Ken Woodcock

In-Kind Donors

Right Proper Brewing Company Logo

TABLE SPONSORSHIPS

Sponsor a table for friends and colleagues or purchase a single ticket. Tables seat 8-12 people. For table sponsors at the $5,500 level and above, we will happily work with you to seat VIPs. Tickets/sponsorships are tax deductible, less $75 per person.

For more information, please contact Cathy (Cathy@fona.org) or Claire Alrich (202-918-1868, calrich@fona.org).

Dinner Under the Stars attendees under the tent getting ready for dinner
usda officials at the solstice soiree

Sponsor list as of September 10, 2023

Scarlet Oak $50,000

Robert and Kate Bartlett/Bartlett Tree Experts

bartlett tree experts logo

American Elm $15,000

corn refiners association logo
nutrien logo

Lacebark Pine $10,000

BASF
Bayer
EarthOptics
National Confectioners Association
Lisa and Chris Smith

Red Maple $5,500

CoBank
CropLife America
Farm Credit
FGS Global Food Team
FMI — The Food Industry Association
Anne MacMillan/Invariant
National Association of Wheat Growers
Syngenta

Flowering Cherry $3,500

Agri-Pulse Communications
American Seed Trade Association
Congressional Federal Credit Union
Marcel C. LaFollette and Jeffrey K. Stine
Lloyd E. Mitchell Foundation
NASDA
National Association of Conservation Districts
Nancy and Robert Shoemaker
Michael G. Stevens
Linda A. Strachan
Amy A. Titus
Torrey Advisory Group
U.S. Beet Sugar Association
USA Rice Federation
Tuckie and Don Westfall
W.S. Jenks/Becky and Jerry Siegel

Flowering Dogwood $1,200

AgSpire
Laura and Guy Cecala
North American Millers’ Association
Nzinga Tull
Dottie and Ken Woodcock

In-Kind Donors

Right Proper Brewing Company Logo

PAST DINNERS

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