Thank you for your support!

Donate Financial Support

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, the Newton Arboretum & Botanical Gardens relies on the kindness and generosity of individuals, businesses, and organizations.

Your support means so much more than garden maintenance.
Our Grow Forward Initiative includes ecological re-designs of all the garden beds and the development of programs for community outreach & education.
Help us keep Growing Forward in the community.
Your assistance is vital!

Tax-deductible donations can be made to:


Project AWAKE
PO Box 321
Newton, Iowa 50208


Volunteer Your Time and Talents

Financial assistance is not the only way to show your support.
We thrive on volunteer love!

We offer opportunities to grow your garden knowledge and make lasting friendships–all while cultivating pride in the beauty of our community.

Who can volunteer?

  • 14+ years of age
    *younger children must have a chaperone
  • Retirees
  • Corporate groups
  • Master Gardeners
  • Nature Lovers
  • ANYONE interested

Please direct volunteer inquiries to  newtonarboretum@gmail.com. Your gift of time is appreciated!