Major Gift to Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center to be Announced Wednesday, April 25

April 23, 2012

AUSTIN, Texas — For planning purposes only. All information is embargoed until 9:30 a.m. (CT), Wednesday, April 25.

Philanthropist Luci Baines Johnson and University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers will announce a significant donation to the university's Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center on Wednesday, April 25, at 9:30 a.m. in Room 212 of the Main Building on The University of Texas at Austin campus. The gift will be used to develop a major new initiative at the center.

Find directions to the Main Building online.

News media should stop at the guard booth at 24th Street and Whitis Avenue to ask about parking spaces.

For more information, contact: Barbra Rodriguez, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 512 232 0105;  Gary Susswein, Office of the President, 512-471-4945.