a TN NonProfit
Increasing the representation and employment of women in landscape (horticulture) and arboriculture industries. We celebrate second chances and the plants of Appalachia. How we make the world a healthier, safer place for our community.
Elizabeth Hamilton, PhD
Certified Arborist & Doctor of Plants
Better Nature is now a NonProfit
ORGANIC LAWNS | POLLINATOR GARDENS | FOOD GARDENS | TREE HEALTH CARE & PRUNING | SOIL TESTING & CORRECTION
We need Donations, Volunteers, Interns, and Board Members!
BNS is a nonprofit increasing economic opportunities and ecosystem services for Knoxville and surrounding areas Learn more through the vids posted on the gofundme link provided above.
We need YOU:)
Want your gardens, trees, shrubs to be gorgeous and healthy?
Have they waned in the past few years? or Perhaps you don't have a garden or know where to start?
We are HERE!
Better Nature Solutions can help manage, guide, plan, and deliver garden, turf, tree, soil care that is exceptional and ecological. We don't rely on just chemicals, we use the science of nature with chemistry to keep you and our gorgeous part of the world, healthier.
We are on a mission to change the face of arboriculture and landscaping in our community - more women and more diversity. We are also part of the paradigm shift to landscapes that are easier to care for and healthier to live in!
We DO NOT do hardscapes AND can recommend some great landscape/hardscape design/install professionals. Because - we are a community and supporting each other as members and businesses within the community is a viable win-win-win:)
volunteer to fund-raise, help manage, build social capital, do accounting, etc.
donations ARE tax-deductible
Your donations help us to buy plants and mulch <$1000, buy equipment $500-$5000, help us hire Americorp people $5000, and pay part-time apprentices at $20/hour (cumulative need of $20000)
When we say we support women, we mean ALL women!