Note: The JCRA launched a new Web site on March 1. Please visit us at http://jcra.ncsu.edu. This site, http://www.ncsu.edu/jcraulstonarboretum/, is no longer being updated.

Membership

Your Membership Makes a Difference

Membership gifts are the primary support for the JCRA's daily operations and vital for its success. Yes, the JC Raulston Arboretum is free to the public, but it is not free to operate. Memberships keep the gates open and the gardens in top shape.

Thank you for your support and advocacy of the JC Raulston Arboretum through the membership program. It's fast and easy to become a Friend of the Arboretum. Join or renew now using our secure Web site, or contact Anne Porter at (919) 513-3826 or anne_porter@ncsu.edu.

JCRA Membership Levels and Benefits

A Great Value for You, a Great Investment in the Future

  Individual Family/Dual Sponsor Patron Founder Benefactor Philanthropist
Dues $50 $75 $300 $600 $1,250 $2,500 $5,000
Number of cards issued 1 2 2 2 2 2 2
Admission(s) to FOA Lectures 1 2 2 2, plus 2 guests 2, plus 2 guests 2, plus 4 guests 2, plus 8 guests
Admission(s) to Annual Plant Distribution 1 2 2 2 2 2, plus 1 guest 2, plus 2 guests
Newsletters and advance electronic news JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Discounts and special offers from local businesses and garden centers* JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Reciprocal privileges with over 200 gardens, arboreta, and conservatories* JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Advance registration and discounts for workshops and symposia JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Annual Plant Sale exclusive preview sale, plus 10% discount* JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Members Only Preorder Plant Sale JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Five Leaf Bucks for Children's Program Registrations   JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Advance registration and discounts for Children's Program   JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Connoisseur Plants     3 6 9 12 18
A portion of these gifts go directly to the JCRA Endowment for Excellence     JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Complimentary membership(s)       1
Individual
1
Individual
1
Family/Dual
2
Family/Dual
Private JCRA tour with staff of your choice           JCRA leaf JCRA leaf
Half-day rental of any garden or meeting room at the JCRA             JCRA leaf

*Must present JCRA membership card.

There are many worthy organizations that you can support with your giving dollars, and we thank you for believing that the JC Raulston Arboretum is a wise investment for the future.  Please contact Anne Porter at (919) 513-3826 or anne_porter@ncsu.edu if you have any questions or comments.

Notes

Join the Friends of the Arboretum

Online

College of Agriculture and life Science's Office of College AdvancementJoin or renew your membership online through a Web page hosted on the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences' College Advancement Web site. Click here to join or renew online! If this is a gift membership, please include the recipient's name and their address on the donor information page in the "Please notify" field (this is the largest of the text boxes). Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted with online membership payments. Memberships are recorded as "donations" on the online payment form.

Note: "JC Raulston Arboretum" will not appear on your credit card statement. Online donations are processed through the North Carolina Agricultural Foundation, Inc., within the Office of College Advancement. Your statement will include a charge from them. "NCSU CALS ADVANCE INT" will appear on your statement.

Mail

Download, print, and fill out our online membership form.

Make checks payable to the "NC Agricultural Foundation, Inc." noting "JCRA" in the memo line. Visa and MasterCard are also accepted with mailed in membership payments.

Mail the membership form along with your payment to:

JC Raulston Arboretum
NC State University
Box 7522
Raleigh, NC 27695-7522

The JC Raulston Arboretum operates under the auspices of the North Carolina Agricultural Foundation, Inc.—a 501(C)3 non-profit organization.

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