Corporate Partnership


Corporate Partnership Program

Corporate philanthropy can make an indelible impact on our ability to carry out the mission of the Botanical Gardens and reach our goal to become the go to place in Western New York for all things horticultural.  Your investment benefits our members, volunteers, and neighbors, as well as your employees. Become a Corporate Partner today!

All Corporate Partners Receive:

  • Free Admission to the Botanical Gardens for all employees on Corporate Caring Days
  • Invitations to exclusive Botanical Gardens events
  • Complimentary tickets to Botanical Gardens' events and shows
  • Recognition in Botanical Gardens' newsletter, Under the Dome, and on the website
  • 15% employee discount on membership for all employees on Corporate Caring Days
  • 10% discount in the gift shop for all employees on Corporate Caring Days
  • Opportunity to host a table during regular hours or special events
  • Employee volunteer opportunities- Corporate employees can volunteer to help our horticulture staff with planting, weeding, mulching and other necessary care for the gardens. 

Benefactor: $10,000 or more

  • Facilities rental fee waived for 1 corporate event for up to 100 people
  • Behind the Scenes tour of the Botanical Gardens with the President/CEO and horticulture staff for up to 20 guests, and private reception with wine and lite fare provided by the  Botanical Gardens
  • 30 complimentary guest passes for clients

Sustainer: $5,000 - $9,999 or more

  • One-time 20% discount on facilities rental for meeting or team-building (up to 50 employees)
  • Behind the Scenes tour of the Botanical Gardens with the President/CEO and horticulture staff for up to 15 guests
  • 20 complimentary guest passes for clients

Patron: $2,500 - $4,999

  • One-time 15% discount on facilities rental for meeting or team-building (up to 15 employees)
  • Behind the Scenes tour of the Botanical Gardens with the President/CEO and horticulture staff for up to 10 guests
  • 10 complimentary guest passes for clients

Corporate Sponsorship Program

Each year the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens hosts a variety of exhibits, events, and programs that attract nearly 100,000 visitors from Western New York and beyond.  Sponsorship and underwriting of our initiatives is critical, and we can tailor a sponsorship benefits package to meet a corporation’s needs. 

Sponsorship and underwriting opportunities include…

Educational Programs
Not a Drop to Drink
Plant Pals

Special Exhibits
Medicinal Garden
Spring Flower Exhibit
Chrysanthemums
Poinsettia and Railway Exhibit 

Special Events
Lumagination
Taste of Paradise
Easter Egg Hunt
Botanics and Brews

Gala at the Gardens
Dollar Admission Days

Thank you to our 2020 Supporters!

Please contact our Development Department about underwriting and sponsorship opportunities. 
Brittany Finnegan-Zandi, Director of Development
716.827.1584 ext. 203
 bzandi@buffalogardens.com