Healing Roots 2022 Raffle

The proceeds from this raffle support our partnerships with communities to create healthier landscapes that help heal communities and the environment. Buy your chance to win an urban foraging experience, professional landscape maintenance and other items. Help us make a difference. Raffle items will be drawn during our Healing Roots Summer Fundraiser on Aug. 25.

Raffle Items

Metro Blooms Design + Build Maintenance

Does your yard need a little attention? Metro Blooms Design + Build provides high-quality, resilient, and sustainable landcare services for residential and commercial landscapes. Our crew will provide two hours of professional maintenance care at your home. To be scheduled for fall 2022 or spring 2023.

$250 value

Forager Maria Wesserle pointing to berries on bush

Photo: Four Season Foraging

Private Urban Foraging Tour

Four Season Foraging was started in 2017 by wild foods enthusiast Maria Wesserle. Maria started foraging in 2004 and has held outdoor education positions across the Upper Midwest for over 10 years. Join Maria for a private, two-hour foraging tour in the Twin Cities. Discover the bounty of wild edibles that exists all around us! Your group can include up to four people.

$200 value

Searching for MN Native Wildflowers

Book: Searching for Minnesota’s Native Wildflowers

A must-have for wildflower lovers, Searching for Minnesota’s Native Wildflowers: A Guide for Beginners, Botanists, and Everyone-in-Between is a beautifully illustrated exploration of Minnesota’s wildflowers by photographer Kelly Povo and writer Phyllis Root. The book takes readers on a 10-year journey seeking native flowers on Minnesota landscapes and includes helpful tips for fellow wildflower hunters.

$25 value

Metro Blooms gloves, shirt, sign

Metro Blooms swag for you and your garden

Wear your support for Metro Blooms! The shirt and gloves feature our new logo of a black-eyed Susan, in keeping with our work to promote native planting. Note the stem and leaf shaped like little water droplets — reminding us of the importance of earth-friendly actions we can take to protect our water. Plus you get our “Native plants support pollinators” sign!

Two available.

$30 value

two bottles of wine

A bottle of red and a bottle of white

Take a few moments to sip some wine with friends. This offering, donated by partner Zipps Liquors, includes a bottle of Chardonnay and a bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon from Two Vines, a winery in the state of Washington.

Four available.

$35 value

Buy your raffle tickets here until Aug. 22: