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Support the Gardens


The USF Botanical Gardens would like to thank all of our generous supporters who continue to help us grow. Alumni, friends and others may choose to make a single gift, spread their contributions over a period of time or choose a deferred giving option. All gifts are deeply appreciated.

  • Gifts of Cash
  • Appreciated Securities (including closely held stock and mutual funds)
  • Retirement Plans
  • Mutual Funds
  • Life Income Plans (including charitable remainder trusts, charitable lead trusts and charitable gift annuities)
  • Life Insurance Policies
  • Bequests
  • Real Estate
  • Personal Property
  • Corporate Matching Gifts

Make gifts through the "Give Now" button above or send a check payable to the USF Foundation to the address below.

USF Foundation
4202 E. Fowler Avenue ALC 100
Tampa, Fl 33620

If you would like to make a gift to the USF Botanical Gardens, you can give to the gardens' operating funds through the USF Foundation, Inc.: Botanical Garden Operating Fund 42-1080, Ruth Behnke Botanical Garden Fund 42-0870 or Ruth Behnke Botanical Garden Endowment Fund 42-6650. Your gift maybe tax deductible.

Donations of $1,000 or more annually entitles the donor to membership in the USF President's Council, and the university's prestigious gift recognition society, with all accompanying recognition and benefits.

If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Morgan, Assistant Director of Development at 974.8478.