Sustainer Gifts Keep the JCRA Growing
The JC Raulston Arboretum is turning 40 in 2016. Join us in celebrating our 40th anniversary with a tax-deductible sustaining gift. North Carolina is growing and so are we. Your gift helps us inspire our ever growing community of gardeners. Private support is vital to the success and longevity of this outstanding public garden and research facility. Thank you in advance for your ongoing support.
It is easy to start giving a monthly sustaining gift to the JCRA using our new automated credit card program. Choose " would like to make this a Sustaining Gift." One time gifts can also be made.
Fifty Best University Public Gardens
Best Colleges Online recently ranked university public gardens in the United States for their variety of species, education and conservation, awards and recognition, and connection to university degree programs. The JC Raulston Arboretum was recognized for being one of the Southeast's top teaching gardens, hosting lectures, symposia, and other educational gatherings throughout the year. There are a wide variety of educational outreach programs for the community at large, including family events, summer garden camps, and a merit badge program for Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts.