2016 tree decorating contest to benefit local nonprofits

Carolers have added to the festive holiday tree setting

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Well•Spring will host a Tree Decorating Contest for 12 local nonprofits. The trees will be on display December 1-14 from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. in the main building of our campus at 4100 Well Spring Drive. Individuals visiting Well•Spring during this time may vote for their favorite tree. The organization receiving the most votes will receive a $2,500 charitable contribution from Well•Spring. The remaining 11 organizations will each receive a $500 charitable contribution for participating.

The nonprofit organizations that have been invited to participate are:

  • The Barnabas Network
  • Carolina Theatre of Greensboro
  • Earlier.org
  • Eastern Music Festival
  • GreenHill Center for NC Art
  • Greensboro Children’s Museum
  • Guilford Community Care Network
  • Guilford Green Foundation
  • Habitat for Humanity Greater Greensboro
  • Music for a Great Space
  • Share the Harvest of Guilford County
  • Women’s Professional Forum

“The tree decorating contest has become not only a fun experience for our residents but also a meaningful way for Well•Spring to give back to our area’s nonprofit community,” said Alan Tutterow, executive director of Well•Spring Retirement Community. “We invite people to come out to Well•Spring, enjoy this special holiday setting and vote for your favorite tree.”