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What we do with YOUR support... 2015 Annual Report 

People become members of the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, and support its programs, for many reasons:

  • To continue Nebraska's rich tree-planting heritage
  • To help protect native plant communities
  • To associate with others who share the same passion for plants

We need your support, join today!
Member categories (individual, student and corporate), costs and benefits below...

There are two options for joining:

Member Quotes

"NSA is quite a novelty. The programs and partnerships you offer are fantastic and staff are extremely knowledgeable. I have learned so much about prairie and plains botany through NSA." Pat Meehan

 "I really appreciate that the NSA is working so hard on sustainable landscapes in Nebraska. We need high-quality, native, local seed sources for the species we're planting, and no one is doing it better than the NSA." Ryan Armbrust

Membership Categories

Member CategoriesPrice/yearBenefits
Supporting $20
  • Free Subscription to our monthly e-newsletter. Our e-newsletter includes NSA news and the most up to date information you will need to keep your landscapes healthy.
  • Opportunity to take part in Arboretum efforts and events.
  • Personalized Membership Card.
  • Invitations to member only events.
  • Important NSA initiatives are sustained by our members. You will be joining a team of people impacting the health of Nebraska‚Äôs landscapes.
Basic $45

All the above, plus:

  • Free Admission to more than 200 botanical gardens and arboreta across North America.
  • Receive free NSA horticultural publications, written by our experts solely for our members
  • Opportunity to buy plants exclusively sold through NSA, at a discount
  • Discounts on NSA events, programs and workshops
Patron member $100

All the above, plus:

  • Recognition in newsletter and annual report
Contributor $250

All the above, PLUS

  • Invitation to our signature event, the Joseph & Dorothy Young Memorial Lecture and Reception where you will learn from leading experts in the field while networking with your peers and the NSA staff & Board members.
    Sustainor $500

    All the above, PLUS

    • Two tickets to the Joseph & Dorothy Young Memorial Lecture and Reception where you will learn from leading experts in the field while networking with your peers and the NSA staff & Board members.
      Guarantor $1,000

      All the above, PLUS

      • Two complimentary tickets to our NSA Annual Award & Member Event where you will receive inside information about the latest happenings within NSA and learn about sustainable landscaping while networking with your peers.
        Organizational member $100

        All basic membership benefits, PLUS

        • 10 percent discount on NSA horticulture/landscape consultation services.

           

          Student Members

          Member CategoriesPrice/yearBenefits
          Student member $20

          Full-time students are eligible for:

          • personalized membership card
          • monthly e-newsletter
          • 3 e-issues of NSA horticultural publications
          • invitations to member-only events
          • discounts on plants and offerings of plants new to horticulture in Nebraska
          • opportunity to volunteer at the Arboretum
          • discount on events, programs and workshops

           

          Corporate Members

          Member CategoriesPrice/yearBenefits
          Corporate Cornerstone $10,000

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • 100 copies of GreatPlants Gardener
          • plaque for display in place of business
          • 20 basic memberships
          Corporate Guardian
          $5,000

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • 50 copies of GreatPlants Gardener
          • certificate for display in place of business
          • 16 basic memberships
          Corporate Benefactor $2,500

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • certificate for display in place of business
          • 12 basic memberships
          Corporate Guarantor $1,000

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • plaque for display in place of business
          • 8 basic memberships
          Corporate Sustainor $500

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • certificate for display in place of business
          • 4 basic memberships
          Corporate Contributor $250

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • certificate for display in place of business
          • 2 basic memberships