Business & Corporate Support

Have you considered Tyler Arboretum as your business partner? You can show your positive community spirit and boost your social visibility at the same time.

Your partnership with Tyler shows that you value education. And it shows that you’re serious about protecting the environment as you help care for natural lands and gardens. As a Tyler business partner, you build your brand loyalty, enhance your image, and reinforce positive feelings among our shared community members.

Opportunities to support Tyler Arboretum include:

Sponsorship. Your support of Tyler’s events, temporary exhibits, or public programs shows you’re serious about protecting and sharing the region’s natural lands and gardens with a wider audience.

The Arboretum offers many opportunities to learn and experience nature in all its beauty and wonder, and your support of Tyler as a sponsor reinforces your commitment to the community.

Sponsorships support a wide variety of activities, including our:

Special events

  • Pancake Breakfast & Maple Sugaring Celebration – February
  • Plant Sale – May
  • Tyler at Twilight – June
  • Pumpkin Days – October

Temporary exhibits

  • Gateways to Nature – 2019
  • Big Bugs – 2017 and 2001
  • Sit a Spell – 2012
  • Totally Terrific Treehouses – 2008 and 2009


  • School Field Trips
  • Summer Camp
  • Family Programs
  • Care for our trees, landscapes, trails, and treehouses

Corporate Membership

Tyler Arboretum’s Corporate Members enjoy exciting benefits while demonstrating their commitment to our environment and our community. With four membership levels to choose from, you are sure to find the right option for your organization.

Annual Fund gifts

Your contributions to Tyler’s Annual Fund help us connect children and adults to the wonders of nature by supporting outreach and care of these precious 650 acres of green space.

Matching gifts

You can match gifts made by your employees and retirees to show your support for their giving interests and our shared community.

Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program

Connecting children to nature is at the heart of what we do. If your business would like to support school field trips to Tyler, and receive a tax credit into the bargain, consider enrolling in the PA EITC program. The new business application cycle opens each year on July 1.

For more information on business and corporate support opportunities, please contact:

Mary Beth Jackson
Development Director
610-566-9134, ext. 206


Tyler Arboretum and our facilities are ideal for your business and corporate events, or for meetings or retreats. We offer several indoor locations along with multiple outdoor spaces for team building and adventure. As part of your visit, you and your team can explore our trails, natural lands, and beautiful gardens. For information, fees, and availability, please call Brian Prato, Special Events & Rentals Manager, at 610-566-9134, ext. 210 or by email to

Pennsylvania Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC)

Connecting children to nature is at the heart of what we do. If your business would like to support school field trips to Tyler, and receive a tax credit, we hope you will consider enrolling in the EITC program. The new business application cycle opens each year on July 1.


We value the contributions volunteers make to Tyler Arboretum each year. In 2018, over 250 volunteers gave 11,000 hours of work valued at $280,315. You can offer meaningful volunteer opportunities for your employees for specific workday projects or special events at Tyler. To discuss dates and projects, please call Julia Lo Ehrhardt, Community Outreach Manager, at 610-566-9134, ext. 305, or email to

We welcome groups of volunteers from local businesses and from alumni groups, churches, and civic and social organizations. No experience necessary! For more information, click here.

We also encourage you to support individual employees to give their time and talents to Tyler Arboretum.

Recent Volunteer Groups supporting Tyler include:
ASD, Answering Service for Directors
Boy Scouts of America
Neumann University
Penn State Brandywine
SAP America
Villanova University
Williamson College of the Trades

For more information on these opportunities, please contact:

Mary Beth Jackson, Director of Development
610-566-9134, ext. 206
E-mail: Mary Beth Jackson


Tyler Arboretum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Federal Identification Number is 23-1417540.