Thank you for choosing to support the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden’s year-round efforts to provide the community opportunities to experience world-class horticulture, educational programs for all ages and cultural enrichment.

We offer a variety of ways to give to the Garden and invite you to connect with us in a way that is most meaningful to you.


Donations provide unrestricted support for everything we do, from beautiful horticultural displays to educational supplies and facility maintenance.


Memorials and Tributes

Honor a loved one, pay tribute to a friend or celebrate a special occasion.

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Corporate Partnerships

Discover the many ways that your company can get involved with Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden.

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Planned Giving

Planned gifts help maximize the tax benefits of your charitable giving, while supporting the long-term financial health of the Botanical Garden.

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Volunteers are the heart and soul of the Botanical Garden. Their extensive support ranges from administrative tasks to repotting plants or leading group tours. Join this amazing group and help contribute to making the Botanical Garden an even greater community resource and attraction.


Other Ways to Donate

In-Kind Donations

The Botanical Garden is happy to accept donations that will help support our plants, education programs and special events.

Please contact to inquire about making in-kind donations. If you are interested in donating a plant, please also include a picture of it and a horticulturist will review the photo and respond.


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Stock Gifts

Download our Stock Gift Instructions for information on making this type of contribution to the Botanical Garden. Contact with any questions.

For more information about giving opportunities, please contact 515.323.6289 or