The Mission of the Friends of The Arboretum is to stimulate interest in The Arboretum, to encourage participation in its educational and recreational aspects, and to raise funds to assist in its development. Your gift is tax deducible.

Membership runs for 12 months from the payment date.

The Friends is a member-supported group founded in 1992 for the purpose of providing support to The Arboretum and offers many levels of membership. 

Annual membership categories:

  • Student - $10
  • Individual - $35
  • Family/household or non-profit org. - $50
  • Supporting member - $100
  • Sponsoring member - $250

Life membership categories*:

  • Tulip Poplar level single membership - $750
  • Maple level joint member - $1000
  • Oak level organization member - $1500

*Life membership funds will be divided: 25% for current year's finances and 75% to a membership endowment fund. Dues can be made payable over a two year period.