Ways to Give

Tax-deductible donations are made through Friends of Pinecrest Gardens, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in in 2020 to provide educational programming that culturally enriches and educates the public at Pinecrest Gardens and to raise funds, promote, and build volunteer support required to support educational and arts programming.

For more information or to donate in any of the ways described, contact Cristina Blanco, Executive Director or call 305.669.6990.




Donors can make an outright donation to Friends of Pinecrest Gardens by credit card, check, planned gift in general support of educational and arts programming at Pinecrest Gardens. A donor may also choose to support a planned program, initiative or capital project to help the garden meet its matching-grant requirement goals or successful implementation of a program.


The commemorative tribute gift program is a wonderful way to honor family and celebrate friends throughout the year.  Pinecrest Gardens offers a donor tree with small and large leaves that can be engraved in honor of a friend or loved one.  A
garden tribute fund is in place to support the preservation and maintenance of the garden including procurement of special trees as recommended by horticulture staff selected to enhance the landscape and/or botanical plan of Pinecrest Gardens. Naming Rights are also available for families or companies who wish to connect their name with a Pinecrest Gardens program, structure or feature at the garden.

Learn more about donating to Pinecrest Gardens.




The Garden offers numerous corporate partnership options that provide brand visibility to over 150,000 visitors throughout the year as well as opportunities for engaging your employees or clients.  Sponsorship partnerships can be customized to meet your company’s marketing and client development objectives.

There are sponsorships opportunities for festivals, performing arts, art exhibitions and special events throughout the year.

To learn more, visit our Corporate Partnerships page. 




Pinecrest Gardens’ volunteers are special, hands-on people that have a sense of commitment to their community. Our volunteers care about the Garden and contribute in meaningful ways to our preservation and improvement. We welcome new volunteers who can help in various ways including gardening work, docent at a live concert, and staff support at festivals and special events.

Come volunteer at Pinecrest Gardens and help us grow!

Click here to learn more and apply to become a Volunteer.