Become a Sustaining Member with DUG.

When you become a monthly-giving member of Denver Urban Gardens, you are joining a network of individuals who believe in the power of growing food and community–as well as providing the necessary financial support for DUG to make a real impact in our communities.

Becoming a monthly donor is the easiest, most convenient way to give, and you never have to worry about your membership expiring because your ongoing monthly donation will be automatically renewed on an annual basis.

Did we mention you get some really fun perks*, too?

Check out our monthly membership levels below and

start your membership with DUG today! 

*while your monthly membership is active.


$5 a month

  • Early access to our annual plant sales
  • A custom DUG sticker to display your support for our work
  • Our latest member news + resources delivered to your inbox


$10 a month

All Microgreen level benefits plus:

  • Special monthly discounts at Ace Hardware stores just for members
  • 10% off our annual plant sales

Green Thumb

$25 a month

All Sprout level benefits plus:

  • Invitation for you and a guest  to our members-only summer garden party 
  • A DUG garden tote to stay organized in the garden
  • 10% off all workshops and DUG-branded swag


$50 a month

All Green Thumb level benefits plus:

  • Two exclusive virtual Q&A sessions with Senior Education Specialist, ‘Jungle’ Judy Elliot
  •  Invitation for you and a guest to our members-only summer garden party


$100 a month

All Perennial level benefits plus:

  • Two tickets to our annual harvest celebration, Gather Round
  • A private garden-side Q&A session with Senior Education Specialist, ‘Jungle’ Judy Elliot

Start your DUG membership

*note: your recurring giving membership is billed on a monthly basis; you may change or cancel your membership anytime.


How does DUG's membership program work?

When you become a monthly supporter, you get access to a number of special perks that we only offer to our members. The benefits you enjoy include exclusive quarterly webinars with our Senior Education Specialist, discounts on our plant sales + workshops, a special invitation to our annual members-only garden party, cute DUG swag, and more!

As long as your membership is active, you have access to all of the benefits at your level!

Do I have to garden in a DUG garden to be a member?

No, not at all! Our members are located around the country and give monthly because they believe in our work and see our impact– most of all, they want to connect with the DUG community on a deeper level.

Is this donation tax-deductible?

Yes. Denver Urban Gardens is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record. We’ll send it to you upon successful completion of your donation.

Are there other ways to give?

Yes. For a one-time donation and to learn about the other ways you can give, please visit

Can I give a gift membership?

Of course! And what a thoughtful gift, too!

To send a gift membership, please indicate the name and email address in the bottom section of the form. We’ll reach out to them to let them know about your gift and finalize membership details.