Become a Friend
The Friends of Allen Centennial Garden is a private non-profit 501(c)3 organization providing additional support to the Allen Centennial Garden. When you support the Friends of Allen Centennial Garden, your support extends beyond the garden gates:
- You are supporting meaningful learning experiences for our entire community.
- You are recognizing and supporting a dedicated and exceptional crew of garden volunteers.
- You are providing opportunities for immersive and engaging internship opportunities.
- You are creating a rich calendar of events and educational programming for learners of all ages.
Standard Benefits for all Friends Members
- Reciprocal admission to more than 300 botanical gardens across North America.
- Invitation to annual Member Appreciation Event.
- Premier registration for classes, workshops, and events.
- Subscription to From the Garden, the newsletter of the Friends.
- Free or discounted (20%) classes, programs, and workshops.
- A free, one-year subscription to Better Homes and Gardens Magazine.
Perhaps the best benefit is visiting the Garden to see the difference your support makes.
Standard Membership Levels
- Individual $30
- Standard benefits, plus;
- One name per membership card
- Family $50
- Individual benefits, plus;
- Two names per membership card
- Centennial $100
- Family benefits, plus;
- Invitation to select Director’s Circle events
Become a Champion of Horticulture
Members of the Director’s Circle have made a special commitment to the Friends of Allen Centennial Garden. A Director’s Circle gift allows the Friends to offer significant and impactful educational and cultural programming throughout the year.
- Steward $250
- All Centennial benefits, plus;
- 10% discount on event rentals
- Patron $500
- All Friend benefits, plus;
- Free guided tour with the Garden Director (for up to 15 guests)
- 15% discount on event rentals
- Benefactor $1,000
- All Patron benefits, plus;
- A home garden consultation with the Garden Director (must be within 50 miles of Allen Centennial Garden)
- 20% discount on event rentals
- Heritage $2,500
- All Benefactor benefits, plus;
- One free event rental in the garden per calendar year
- Opportunity to sponsor a class, lecture, or program
- 25% discount on event rentals