The participation and engagement of our community partners is essential for the JCRA to fulfill its horticultural and educational mission. We thank these supporters.

We invite you to become a sponsor.

Children's Program Sponsor

Doris Deal

Internship Sponsors

Margie and Keith Collins

Karen and David Duch

Piedmont Chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society

Jim Schlitt

Collaborative Sponsor of the 2018 Gala in the Garden and Rare Plant Auction

Taylor's Nursery

Maple Sponsors


  • Anonymous Donor
  • Karen and David Duch
  • Gardens Direct
  • Han-Dee Hugo's
  • Hoffman Nursery
  • NC Farm Bureau
  • North Carolina Nursery and Landscape Association
  • Pender Nursery
  • Kathleen and Walt Thompson
  • Bobby G. Wilder


  • Joe Bridger
  • Gail and Dean Bunce
  • Capitol City Lumber Co.
  • Carolina Tree Care
  • Margie and Keith Collins
  • Sue Copley-Lusk and Dylan Lusk
  • Fair Products
  • Eileen Goldgeier
  • Malissa and Russ Kilpatrick
  • Laura Willer Landscape Design, LLC
  • Leaf & Limb
  • Ruth and Edd McBride
  • NC Agricultural Foundation, Inc.
  • Plant Delights Nursery
  • Anne M. Porter
  • Amira and Tom Ranney
  • Joan Robertson and Dick Pearson
  • Jim Schlitt
  • Mary and Mark Weathington
  • Georgina and Denny Werner
  • Florence Whatley
  • Worthington Farms, Inc.


  • Adcock's Nursery
  • Bell Family Foundation
  • Fred Blackley
  • Sylvia Blankenship
  • Annette and Rick Guirlinger
  • Connie and Don Hiller
  • Kata Jenkins
  • Arthur Kelley
  • Sharon Lavallee and Mike Young
  • Rita Mercer
  • Old Courthouse Nursery
  • Outfall Farms
  • Sylvia Redwine
  • Sampson Nursery, Inc.
  • Juanita Shearer-Swink and Rodney Swink
  • Wayne Stephens and Alan Zuba
  • Libby and Bill Wilder

In-Kind Donors