Donation Options

Annual Fund

Annual Fund

Broad in scope, the Annual Fund is critical to the Garden’s ability to present outstanding floral displays, care for the specimens in our renowned tree collections, develop education programs, and maintain the facilities. Your gift can be felt by all areas of the Garden and ensures that the Garden remains an inspiring gathering place for the community. Many thoughtful gifts make these improvements possible. We honor all donors who invested to bring enjoyment to the 25,000 people who visited our Garden this year. To help even more visitors...

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Commemorative Gifts

Commemorative Gifts

Celebrating a joyous occasion with a gift to the Flower Fund, remembering a loved one with a memorial tree, or commemorating an important life event with an engraved brick, are all ways to make a lasting impact at the Arboretum.  Browse through our brochures and find the right option for you. Tree & Garden Gifts Tribute & Memorial Gift Bricks Legacy...

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Corporate Sponsors

Corporate Sponsors

Corporate sponsors demonstrate community support while achieving marketing, sales, and promotional objectives. We work closely with corporate sponsors to create integrated strategies tailored to meet specific needs. Opportunities include exhibitions, special events, concerts, and horticultural education programs.  For sponsorship opportunities, contact Dan Riggs by calling 815.965-8146 or by emailing Dan at...

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Legacy Gifts

Legacy Gifts

Legacy Gifts help to strengthen Klehm Arboretum’s financial future.  Whether funding the development of a new garden, growing our endowment or financing the upkeep of our unique tree collections, every program, person and plant at the Arboretum benefits from these gifts. We consult Klehm Arboretum’s Master Plan to guide the growth and expansion of our gardens and grounds. There are always new features that we would like to add to our garden, but we know that major gifts need to be in place to make these possible, so gifts at this level...

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