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Make your annual gift to the USF Botanical Gardens and be a Friend of the Gardens!

You can make your gift securely online.

Your gift will support the gardens' programs of education and horticulture to ensure that these programs continue to benefit the community. All Friends of the Gardens receive the following benefits:

  • Free admission to the Gardens with membership card
  • Free and early admission to the Gardens' two biggest events - the Spring and Fall Plant Festivals
  • 10% discount on all workshop fees
  • 10% discount on all purchases from the Elizabeth W. Johnson Plant Shop

Friends of the Gardens Levels/Fees:

100% of the student, individual, and household Friends levels are tax deductible. 75% of the patron and life Friends levels are tax deductible.

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Receive free admission and/or discounts to over 300 botanical gardens, arboreta and conservatories throughout North America with our membership in the American Horticultural Society Reciprocal Admission Program

Matching Gifts

Many companies have Marching Gifts programs which can muliply the impact of individual tax-deductible conributions made by their employees. Your employer may be one of them!