Support the Garden

  • join or renew

    Become a Member

    Membership in the Friends of the UC Santa Cruz Arboretum & Botanic Garden provides an opportunity to explore, learn, and be inspired 365 days of the year, and has many additional benefits. More...

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    The UC Santa Cruz Arboretum & Botanic Garden relies on the generosity of friends like you. Please make a donation now to help continue our educational and conservation programs that impact you, your family, and your community today.  More...

  • volunteers


    The Garden relies on almost 200 volunteers to keep this place growing! How would you like to help? More on Volunteering.

  • benches

    Sponsor a Garden Feature

    Sponsoring a Tribute Bench helps the Garden maintain its diverse living museum of rare and endangered plants, further the conservation of plant diversity, and promote understanding and appreciation of plants and the natural environment. More...