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Did you develop your love of nature in BBG's Children's Garden? Are you inspired by the neighborhood revitalization efforts of Brooklyn GreenBridge? Do you value BBG's science education programs? Is conservation of the natural world important to you?

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What Does Your Gift Do?

  • A volunteer helps dig in the Garden.

    Horticulture

    BBG's talented horticulture team brings the seasons to life with dynamic display and year-round care of the Garden's plant collections.

  • Junior Apprentices Tyrell and Nina deadhead sunflowers in the Children's Garden.

    Education

    Each year, through classes, workshops, and other training initiatives, BBG helps tens of thousands of adults and children develop a relationship with nature.

  • Paul Harwood collects a crab apple sample for the Herbarium.

    Science

    BBG shares scientific research that raises public understanding of the role plants play in our lives and the fragility of the natural environment.

  • Manny Jose, Graphic Designer extraordinaire, burnishes Garden memory quotes on to the Steinhardt Gallery walls.

    Exhibits and Installations

    Special exhibits and permanent onsite interpretation tell the stories of plants and our relationship with the environment.

  • Families having fun at Ghouls and Gourds.

    Public Programs

    BBG celebrates Brooklyn's diversity with events that highlight cultural cuisine, music and dance performances, and nature-oriented workshops.

  • Owen Long and Lis Thomas show their love for local food at Making Brooklyn Bloom.

    Community Horticulture

    GreenBridge reaches 50,000 residents and community gardeners, providing free assistance and advice in gardening, composting, and street tree care.

Charity Info

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation. A portion of membership fees and 100% of contributions are tax deductible.

The full legal name and address of the Garden is

Brooklyn Botanic Garden Corporation
1000 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225

BBG's federal tax identification number (TIN) is 11-2417338.

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Contact Us

For more information call 718-623-7202 or email [email protected].

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