Over more than 85 years, millions of visitors have explored The Dawes Arboretum and hundreds of thousands of people have benefited from our educational programming. One of the most popular sites in central Ohio and the largest arboretum in the country with no entry fee, The Arboretum relies on a relatively small group of ardent supporters. Please consider making a donation in addition to your membership to support our most urgent funding priorities.
The Dawes Arboretum is a 501(c)3 organization. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.
For other giving options including memberships, memorial and tribute gifts, planned gifts, and more, please explore the other sections of our website, call 800.44.DAWES or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Dawes Arboretum ensures responsible use of donations and is rated an effective charity with a seal of approval from Guidestar, an independent agency.