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Year-End Giving

As we approach the final weeks of 2023, we appreciate your consideration to support Selby Gardens and our work to provide bayfront sanctuaries connecting people with air plants of the world, native nature, and our regional history.



You have many options to make your gift to Selby Gardens this calendar year. We have outlined the options below, but, if you do not find what you are looking for, please reach out to us at


Your gift by credit card

You can make your credit card gift three ways:

1. Online by 11:59 p.m. on December 31, 2023
2. By Phone | Call 941.226.8405 by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 29, 2023
3. By Mail | If you complete this form and mail to Selby Gardens at 1534 Mound Street, you must make sure that your envelope is postmarked by United States Postal Service (USPS) by December 31, 2023.

Your gift by check

You can date your check on or before December 31, 2023, and be sure your mailing envelope is postmarked on or before December 31, 2023.

Please send your check via USPS to:
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
1534 Mound Street
Sarasota, FL 34236

Special Note about FedEx and UPS: gifts delivered by these mail services must be physically received by December 31, 2023.

Your gift by charitable fund or private foundation

You may utilize your charitable fund or foundation to support Selby Gardens before the end of the year. Contact your grant administrator or use your online charitable grantmaking portal.

Please be aware that some community foundations or corporate donor advised funds have a deadline for grants to be made before year end.

Your gift in person

You may date your check, complete your donation form, and make your gift in person on or before December 31, 2023, at Selby Gardens’ Downtown Sarasota campus in the Welcome Center.

Your gift of stock, wire transfer, or IRA charitable distribution

Stock, wire, or IRA charitable distribution checks must arrive by the end of the trading day on December 29, 2023 (the last trading day of the calendar year).

Please be aware that many stock transfers, especially mutual funds, require lead time for your broker. It is recommended that you contact your broker before December 20 to ensure that Selby Gardens receives your gift by calendar year end.