Strybing Circle

Leadership giving supports core programs and lifelong learning and engagement while offering special membership experiences

Strybing Circle donors provide leadership and vital support for a world-class botanical garden, and help to expand people’s understanding and appreciation of the natural world.


Your participation offers opportunities to learn about the Garden’s vast collections and meet others who share your passion for nature and the environment.

  • Connecting with Nature

  • Protecting Biodiversity

  • Sharing Knowledge

  • Igniting Curiosity 

Tour - Al Luongo - 75th Anniversary Day.

Strybing Circle Levels & Benefits

PROTEA ($1,000-$2,499) All member benefits, plus:

  • Up to four additional guests admitted free on each visit
  • Invitation to an annual donor reception
  • Invitations to horticultural tours with Curators and experts in the field
  • Six one-time use guest passes to share with friends and family

CYCAD ($2,500-$4,999) All of the Protea benefits plus:

  • A private guided walk for you and four guests led by a horticultural expert
  • A special welcome gift for your home or garden handpicked by a Curator

CAMELLIA ($5,000-$9,999) All of the Cycad benefits plus:

  • Personalized Garden tour guided by a Curator and a picnic for six guests
  • Invitations to exclusive receptions with the Garden’s Board of Directors

RHODODENDRON ($10,000-$24,999) All of the Camellia benefits plus:

  • Invitation to a Private Luncheon with a Curator or Garden Leader

CYPRESS ($25,000+) All of the Rhododendron benefits plus:

  • Invitation to a private dinner with the Garden’s Executive Director and Chair of the Board of Directors
  • Customized benefits and experiences tailored to you personal interests

San Francisco Botanical Garden Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, tax ID 94-6050168. All contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by the law.

If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected]