MGT 4893: Management Strategy (Marquez)
Trade & Professional Associations
Type of Organization & Affiliation
When you start researching information about an arboretum, take a note of the type of organization and affiliations. Is it a nonprofit organization or an entity affiliated with the state or local government or private or public educational institution? This will affect what kinds of information you can expect to find and which sources to use.
Nonprofit organizations are required to file Form 990 with annual financial disclosures. Use these resources to find organizations mentioning arboretum in their description.
This is an example of an arboretum affiliated with the City of Dallas.
These search tips may be helpful in discovering relevant information about arboreta activities and sources of revenue. In addition to Google, try alternative search engines.
arboretum "annual report"
arboretum financial statement
arboretum site:edu (to locate arboreta affiliated with universities)
arboretum site:gov (to locate arboreta affiliated with governments
arboretum site:sanantonio.gov (to locate webpages mentioning arboretum on the City of San Antonio website)
arboretum site:bexar.org (to locate webpages on the Bexar County website)