Botanic Gardens Conservation International
BGCI provides a global voice for all botanic gardens, championing and celebrating their inspiring work. We are the world's largest plant conservation network, open to all. Join us in helping to save the world's threatened plants.

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BGCI's small but catalytic team carries out vital work around the world. Plants are essential for all life on earth and yet one-third of all plant species are threatened with extinction and we need your help in continuing our work. 

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No matter what size donation, every contribution makes a real difference to us. Making a donation is easy and secure. Complete the form below and you will be transferred to our secure payment area to complete the transaction.

Sylvia Scholarship Fund

Please support the training of botanic garden staff in developing countries by donating to this dedicated fund established in 2012 in loving memory of Sylvia Oates. For further information click here.

BGCI Conservation Donors

BGCI Conservation Donors make a generous commitment to support plant conservation worldwide:

  • £275/€340/US$400 to support BGCI's work promoting plant conservation worldwide
  • £75/€90/$100 to sponsor a conservation assessment of a threatened plant species
  • £110/€140/$165 to sponsor a small garden with one year’s membership of BGCI
  • £200/€250/$300 to sponsor the design of an interpretation panel for public education in a botanic garden
  • £300/€375/$450 to sponsor a biologist from a developing country to be trained in seed conservation, ecological restoration, red listing, plant health or science communication
  • £750/€925/$1000 to sponsor a seed collecting expedition as part of BGCI’s Global Seed Conservation Challenge.

Read BGCI Conservation Donors to find out more.

Donations from the USA

For individuals in the United States, tax-deductible donations to help support BGCI's global work can be made by contacting our U.S. office, or online through  Individual donors giving $65 or more will receive BGCI's Individual Membership benefits, and donors giving $400 or more will receive BGCI's Conservation Donor benefits.


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Gift Aid

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