Sponsorship Opportunities

Throughout the year the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden partners with individuals and businesses who share our commitment to preserving California's beautiful native plant legacy. We offer a range of opportunties to get involved, including financial sponsorships, in-kind donations of products and services, and volunteerism. For more information or to discuss creating a partnership that is tailored to your business's philantropic and marketing objectives and aligned with the Garden's mission, contact Nina Dunbar at (805) 682-4726, ext. 151.

Support an Event or Learning Opportunity as a Sponsor

Broaden your brand exposure and support a great cause at the same time by sponsoring one of our successful events or educational programs. Sponsors benefit from community recognition and visibility with customized marketing.

  • Santa Barbara Beer Garden - explore the Garden tasting a curated selection of beers
  • California Naturalists - training volunteers to introduce others to California's natural wonders
  • Summer Sips - fascinating talks and wine tastings on Saturday afternoons
  • Trails n' Tails - a special day for dogs at the Garden
  • Fall Native Plant Sale - the largest offering of California natives on the Central Coast
  • Conservation Symposium - cutting-edge solutions for preserving and restoring the natural world
  • Holiday Marketplace - an alternative shopping experiance featuring local artisans, music, and nature
  • Community Free Days* - give the gift of an admission-free day at the Garden

* Free Day sponsors can benefit general visitation or special audiences like children, seniors, families, veterans or others coming to the Garden admission free.  Sponsor a single day or a series throughout the year. 

General Sponsorship Levels and Benefits

See our Institutional Supporters

Offer Matching Gifts

Matching gifs are a great way for your company to show its commitment to supporting the community resources. Corporate matching can double, or even triple, contributions made to the Gardens.

Schedule a Single Day of Volunteer Service

Learn how your employees can spend a full or half day supporting our conservation efforts.  Tours options and free guests passes for every participant are included.  For details, contact Kathy Castaneda, Manager of Volunteer Programs, 805-682-4726, ext. 119.

 

 

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden fosters the conservation of California's native plants through
our gardens, research and education, and serves as a role model of sustainable practices.

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.
Our Tax ID number is 95-1644628.