How to Support Us

"Empowering the under-served through gardening, education, inclusion, and community engagement."

There are several ways you can help support the Ability Garden: With your time, as a Volunteer, and financially, through your generous giving, including while you shop through Amazon_Smile.  Below, you can see more information about ways you can provide financial support, or click here to Donate Now.  If you are interested in sponsorship of the “Oleander Express” event, please click here.  To find out more about volunteering, please click here and be taken to the Volunteer Opportunities page.

My Rewritten World

Hazel, a talented Wilmington 4th grader, has created an original design to promote environmental sustainability.  Forty percent of the proceeds are being donated to the Ability Garden.  The Ability Garden serves 1,800 individuals a year at the Arboretum and outreach sites.  We currently have 10 gardens.

Rewriting the world to be a better place by giving back!

Please help Hazel and the Ability Garden love our planet and provide gardening opportunities for people in our local community.  To order your T-shirt, Tote, or other item, please click here, or go to:


The Ability Garden is a 501(c)3 non-profit, that raises 80% of its operating budget through the generous giving of our supporters.  If you are interested in supporting our programs, monetary donations can be made online, below.

If you would rather pay by check, please make checks payable to Ability Garden, and mail to:  Ability Garden, 6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC  28403

  Any donation amount is welcome:

  • $15 provides for a bag of soil
  • $75 funds a 1 hour group at the NHC Aboretum
  • $125 supports a 1 hour outreach group
  • $1,025 sponsors a 10 week enrichment curriculum at a local school, garden
  • $3,500 sponsors a school garden installation

Support the Ability Garden

The Ability Garden is a 501 (c) 3 charitable organization and your donation is tax deductible. 

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