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Membership and support

All lives depend on plants. Help to support our vital science and conservation work by donating or joining us as a Friend of Kew today.

Support us by donating or joining as a Friend today

Friends of Kew membership

Help to support our vital science and conservation work as a Friend of Kew. As a thank you from us, you’ll have exclusive access to a variety of member benefits.

Become a Friend of Kew

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Donate to our cause

We help to protect the diversity of the Earth’s ecosystems by understanding and protecting the plants and fungi that might one day save us.  

Donate to Kew

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Other ways to support us

There are a number of other ways in which you as an individual, or your company, can support Kew's vital science and conservation efforts.  

Find out about other ways to support Kew

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How you can make a difference

By becoming a Friend of Kew or making a donation today you can help Kew discover more about plants and inspire new generations to get to know plants better.

Your gift can help Kew:

  • use our world-leading expertise and knowledge of plant and fungi diversity to help tackle challenges such as climate change and environmental sustainability
  • protect endangered plants, fungi and habitats in the UK and internationally
  • discover new and sustainable uses for plants and fungi, and support local communities around the world adapt to our changing climate
  • inspire a passion for plants and fungi in children and young people - we are committed to nurturing a future generation of scientists

Find out about recent activity: Kew Foundation's Annual Review for 2016 / 2017