Donate to the Arboretum

"... help ... to protect and steward (the Arboretum's) rare and endangered plants while adding social, environmental and education value to our community."

Watch a video narrated by Frans Lanting, noted wildlife photographer, on the unique botanical value of the Arboretum.

Give to the Arboretum

Donate using our secure server.

You can donate to the Arboretum in several ways—giving online is fast, easy, and saves time and resources:

If you prefer not to donate online:

  • Mail a check, made out to the UCSC Foundation, noting on the check it is for the Arboretum to:
        UC Santa Cruz
        1156 High Street
        Santa Cruz, CA 95064
  • Visit the Arboretum and donate or purchase a membership by going to Norrie's Gift Shop or the Arboretum Office.
  • Donate using a credit card gift by calling the Arboretum Office at (831) 502-2998.