Your financial support of Denver Urban Gardens provides infrastructure upgrades and construction of new community gardens, reduces barriers to growing fresh, organic food for metro Denverites, helps people learn how to successfully grow a garden, as well as gain resilience for themselves + connection to their communities.

Want to go deeper with DUG?

Give monthly and become a member of the DUG community to maximize your impact year round–and get some sweet perks, too!

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Other ways to support DUG

Planned Giving:

Please remember DUG in your wills and trusts. Talk to your financial planner and contact Linda Appel Lipsius for more information.

Matching Gifts & Workplace Giving:

DUG’s donation form offers you the opportunity to have your donation matched by your employer. If you have questions about adding your employer to the list, or in engaging DUG in your workplace giving program, please contact us here.


Cheerful is a free app that lets you give your spare change to charity! Link your card or bank account and your purchase will be rounded up to the nearest dollar, sending the difference to DUG! You’ll receive monthly statements as your change adds up and all data is secured with 128-bit SSL Encryption for privacy & security.

Amazon Smile:

Visit Amazon Smile and select Denver Urban Gardens as your charity! DUG will receive a percentage of your purchase, at no cost to you.

Corporate & Community Sponsorships:

If your business or community group is interested in supporting DUG’s programs, please contact Nessa Mogharreban at

In-Kind Giving:

DUG accepts donations of materials and supplies for our gardens, as well as items to support our fundraising. To see if your item would be appropriate for DUG, please contact us here.

Honor a Loved One:

Give on behalf of a friend or family member by choosing to dedicate your donation to them on our donation form.


If you are interested in donating your time, please visit our volunteer opportunities page here.