Supporters

Supporter Profile: Peter Williamson

June 15, 2018

Describe your first Maymont memory. How did you end up at Maymont for the first time? Were you with family or friends? Our first visit to Maymont was about 25 years ago. Our daughter was about two years old and both sets of grandparents were visiting. We were looking for something to do with the…

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Supporter Profile: Jody Korman

April 24, 2018

Describe your first Maymont memory. How did you end up at Maymont for the first time? Were you with family or friends? I visited Maymont with my family after we moved here from Waukesha, Wisconsin. I remember being impressed by the preservation of the Mansion and enjoying the many beautiful walking trails. On our way…

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Wishes Granted by Maymont Volunteer

April 20, 2018

Carrying large bins filled with whimsy and wonder, Maymont volunteer Kathleen Hershner maneuvered her way down a sloping gravel path to the Garden Hall on a recent Saturday, preparing for another magical afternoon at the estate. Her embroidered purple jacket was perfectly fitting for a Maymont party, and her enthusiasm added sparkle to the ordinary…

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Bob Hill Honored with Maymont House Benevolent Society Award

December 15, 2017

Over the course of more than three decades, Bob Hill has been one of Maymont’s most faithful friends, helping to preserve the historic estate and sustain it for the future. As a tribute to his long term support, Maymont honored Bob Hill as a model of exceptional stewardship with the 2017 Maymont House Benevolent Society…

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A Tribute to Ford Reid, Volunteer of the Year

October 12, 2016

We were missing a Very Important Volunteer at our annual Volunteer Appreciation Reception last week. Ford Reid, our Volunteer of the Year (for the fifth year in a row!), was unable to attend. But Peggy Singlemann, our Director of Horticulture, honored him with the following tribute, which is well worth repeating here. Ford frequently told…

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