Help Us Elevate Our Voice

With nearly 600 institutions represented, your gift to the Association strengthens the public horticulture industry as leaders, advocates, and innovators in the conservation and appreciation of plants.

Annual Fund – the most powerful and flexible way to support gardens and garden professionals.

An unrestricted gift to our Annual Fund allows the Association to provide professional development for public horticulture professionals, signature programs that promote the conservation of plants and best practices for plant collection management, and advocacy efforts on behalf of all public gardens.

Help Elevate Our Voice of over 10,000 garden professionals at nearly 600 member gardens across the country (and beyond!) as they welcome 120,000,000 visitors, help educate 2.1 million schoolchildren, and manage 95,000 acres, with a gift to the American Public Gardens Association.

Support the field of public horticulture with your gift today!

2024 Giving Guide

The Association represents a unique partnership opportunity for your business or organization. Our dynamic offerings include year-round partnership agreements, virtual professional development and in-person event sponsorships, corporate memberships, and more – each designed to help your organization reach its strategic objectives. Becoming an Association Partner will enhance your organization’s profile with your customers and employees and allows us to further our mission to champion and advance public gardens as leaders, advocates, and innovators in the conservation and appreciation of plants.

Garden Scholars Fund

Because of the generosity of individual and corporate donors, we were able to offer garden scholar awards in 2023. With more in-person events coming in 2024, more support is needed than ever. Your donation will help provide a priceless professional development opportunity for an Association member.

Read more about the Garden Scholars Program here.

The Morton Arboretum - community tree planting

Association Endowment Fund and Legacy Fund

You’re making your mark on your garden, and your visitors, every day. Now consider an investment that will amplify your impact across our entire industry. The Association welcomes donors wishing to explore naming opportunities for themselves or in honor of others, gifts through their estate, or other contributions that will substantially advance the Association’s work and support it into the foreseeable future.

Thank you for your support!

APGA is grateful to our members, donors, supporters and volunteers for all they do on our behalf and that of public gardens. We could not accomplish so much without them and our partnerships with corporations, foundations and other grant making partners.

The Association is a 501(c)3 and all gifts are tax-deductible according to the extent of the law. Our tax identification number is EIN 23-7110058.

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Please mail checks payable to:
American Public Gardens Association
1207 Delaware Avenue, #305
Wilmington, DE 19806