Madison College Tribute Gardens2018-06-25T15:27:28-06:00

Madison College Centennial Tribute Gardens

BadgeFinal_180x160Join Madison College in paving the way to a new century of promise! The Madison College Centennial Tribute Gardens offer you an opportunity to celebrate friends, family and colleagues, to recognize a teacher or mentor or to remember a special place or event.

The Centennial Tribute Gardens have been established in three locations at Truax: The Gateway, the Health Education building and the Protective Services building.

Your tax-deductible gift also will help complete the historic Truax Campus transformation.

Tribute Garden Brochure and Order Form


Paver_slidePavers – $200

Theses 12″ x 12″ pavers will add life to the walkways and gathering spaces at all three locations. Each paver can be engraved with up to five easy-to-read lines of text–a great way to pay tribute to family, a graduating class, workgroup or company.


purple-treeTrees – $1500

Select from Ornamental, Evergreen or Shade. Trees will bring beauty and a finished look to the new buildings and tranquility to the overall campus experience.  Ornamental trees are available for a contribution of $1,000, evergreen trees are available for a contribution for $1,300, and shade trees are available for a contribution of $1,500


BenchPhotoBenches – $2500

These beautiful six-foot benches have a bronze finish and are constructed of weather resistant aluminum for durability.  The donor’s dedication will be engraved on a plaque and affixed to the bench.



Table_slideTables – $3000

Carousel tables will provide comfortable seating for students and others to gather for conversation, work or a little of both.  Located at the Gateway and Health buildings, the donor’s dedication will be engraved on a plaque and affixed to the table.


Bus Shelter 2Bus Shelters $15000

Growing numbers of students, employees and visitors are opting for public transportation.  Two new shelter facilities will be located on Wright Street between the Gateway and Health buildings.  The donor’s dedication will be engraved on a plaque and affixed to the shelter.



Tax-deductible contributions in any amount can be made to the Madison College Centennial Tribute Gardens fund that will be used to improve the landscape with trees and other plantings, lighting, water fixtures and more.

Small areas including lighting and water features are available for dedication and can be designated to reflect the donor’s intent.  Contact the Foundation Office for details.  Donor requests for specific locations will be considered according to availability.

Donations may be made in one payment or pledged over a year. The addition of some dedicated elements, such as pavers will be made to the garden on an annual basis, and larger features will be dedicated when at least one-half of the donor commitment has been received. Your tax-deductible gift may be made by check or credit card or through payroll deduction (checks should be made payable to the Madison College Foundation).  Please complete the Centennial Tribute Gardens donor form and submit to the Madison College Foundation.

For information or questions about Tribute Gardens, please contact:

Ruth Shoup
Scholarship & Marketing Manager