A program ofKidzKare, a 501(c)3 non-profit benefitting children in the greater Rochester, MI area.

Advisory & Event Committee 

Michele Dunham
Master Gardener Liaison Education and
Volunteer Coordinator
Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm
Lindsay Hightower
Manager, Williams-Sonoma  
Jennifer Kincer
Professional Actress/Musician, Music Educator 
Anthony Richardson
Community Liaison Manager, Whole Foods 


Many have provided support for Raising Rochester in a variety of ways.
City of Rochester
City of Rochester Hills
Classic Lanes
Crittenton Hospital Employee Unlimited Potential Program
Dillman & Upton
First Congregational Church Food Pantry
The Home Depot
Georgio's Pizza
Michigan State University Extension Program
Oakland University Biology Students
Oakland University Organic Community Garden
Oakland County Master Gardener Program
Rochester Area Neighborhood House
Rochester Area Recreational Authority
Rochester Downtown Development Authority
Rochester Farmer’s Market
Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm
Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce
The Village of Rochester Hills
Uncle Luke's Feed Store



Every gift, no matter its size, helps to feed and teach. 


The Home Depot  -  $2,000




1st Annual Veggie Bowl at Classic Lanes $556



If you would like your donation to be recognized on the web site, raised bed plaques, etc with a name other than the name entered in the online donation form (your business, in honor of, in memorial of, etc), please contact us with the details.

Green Thumb Sponsor  -  $10,000

Provides produce for a family of four for 10 years

Harvest Sponsor  -  $5,000

Provides produce for one adult/teen or two children for 10 years
Crittenton Foundation / Employee Unlimited Potential Group


Sustainability Sponsor  -  $1,000

Provides systems for rain water collection, composting, and year-round growing
John Mitchell


Garden Sponsor  -  $750

Provides all materials to build one and grow and maintain it for 1 year
Guardian Angel Cemetery
John Michell


Raised Bed Sponsor  -  $500

Provides all materials to build one bed
Vanguard Title Company

Seed Sponsor  -  $250

Provides seeds, compost, fertilizer, and treatments for two beds for 1 year
Mark Mitchell
Diane Ziemba
Kosch Catering


Tool Sponsor  -  $100

Provide tools for maintenance by our volunteer work teams
Maureen Thalmann
Barb & Brab Barnes
Sharon Muir

Friend of Raising Rochester

Supports all efforts of Raising Rochester
Ken Goerg
Barb Roller
Classic Lanes



Many hands make light work.



 We don’t plant in the ground but we still need space.
A Place To Grow Chiropractic
Above & Beyond Child Care and Education Center
Brooklands Elementary School (donor)
Classic Lanes (donor)
Crittenton Hospital
Donald C. Westphal & Associates Architects
First Congressional Church
The Funky Frog (donor)
Guardian Angel Cemetery
James & Olive
Kidz1st Pediatrics
Landefeld Family (donor)
North Hill Elementary School
Rochester Athlethic Club
Rochester Avon Recreation Authority
Rochester Farmer’s Market
Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm Children’s/Victory Garden
Rochester PLAY!


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