Garden PartyOur work is funded by donations from individuals, as well as foundation and government grants which multiply the impact of individual gifts.  Since 2006 donations from individuals have been matched $2 to $1 by foundation and government grants.

Major institutional support for our work  has come from the following foundations and agencies:

  • The California Farmland Conservancy Program
  • The David and Lucille Packard Foundation
  • The Federal Farm and Ranchland Protection Program
  • The Wildlife Conservation Board
  • The Coastal Conservancy
  • The U.S. Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • The Hurlbut-Johnson Foundation
  • The Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County
  • The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

and others.