Contribute in ways that match your available time and budget
We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to provide support of and advocacy for WSU Extension Master Gardener Programs in Clark County and fund grants that support horticulture educational projects throughout the County. All donations, including foundation membership dues tax deductible as allowed by IRS rules.
All funds (after expenses) we receive from membership dues, donations, and fund raising activities are used for grants. We are an all volunteer organization with no paid staff.
Join the Foundation
Foundation membership dues provide a valuable source of funds to support our work.
Foundation members also receive discounts at local businesses that support our foundation:
- Portland Seedhouse (heirloom seed source) 30%
- Shovel and Thumb 10%
- Tsugawa Nursery 10%
- Yard n Garden 10% except bulk materials
- Sebright Gardens 10%
As a foundation member, you can attend board meetings and in doing so will get better understanding of the overall scope and financial health of the Master Gardener Foundation of Clark County. You can also run for office. We are always looking for energetic volunteers who want to increase their impact on and bring new ideas into the organization.
Donate to the cause
We are a non-profit 501(c)3 organization registered in Washington. And like many non-profits, we could use your financial assistance. If you believe in what we are doing, please help us make a greater impact across Clark County with a cash donation.
Become a Master Gardener
WSU Extension Clark County Master Gardeners are university trained community educators, dedicated to providing unbiased horticultural knowledge and resources. As a Master Gardener you will receive an abundance of gardening knowledge to support your own learning and interests. Becoming a Master Gardener is academically rigorous and maintaining your certification from year to year also requires dedication and time.
Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program
Simply link your shopping card with the Master Gardeners Foundation of Clark County and a percentage of all your purchases will be donated at no cost to you.
Here’s how to participate: Go to Fred Meyer Community Rewards. You will receive instructions on how to sign on to your shopping card and to search for ‘Master Gardener Foundation of Pierce County’ to link to your card. That’s it. From that point forward, a percentage of your purchases will be credited to our program. Thank you.