Celebrate loved ones, treasured moments, or significant milestones in your life while furthering the Arboretum’s mission to plant and protect trees for a greener, healthier, and more beautiful world.
Tribute gift options include the dedication of a bridge, tree, bench, brick, or Sterling Morton Library book. All tribute supporters receive an acknowledgment for their gifts. Your name and the names of those honored through your tribute gift will be entered into the Arboretum’s Tribute Book, kept in perpetuity in the Sterling Morton Library. Donors who make an individual gift of $2,500 or more also receive a complimentary one-year Morton 4 membership. With your personalized tribute gift, the Arboretum can continue as a world-renowned leader in science and conservation, a premier place of learning for all ages, and a home for important tree and plant collections from around the world.