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Healthy Acres Healthy Communities Foundation

Healthy Acres Healthy Communities Foundation

Healthy Acres Healthy Communities Foundation, a 501 c 3, is the philanthropic partner of Missoula County Department of Ecology and Extension working to provide sustainable solutions to complex natural resource and land management issues by building programs with people.

Your gift is essential in helping us provide the educational opportunities and resources our community needs in the areas of youth development, horticulture, agriculture practices, invasive species managements, climate resiliency, local food sources and nutrition education for families and children.

Thank you for being such an important part of what we do!

One-time and recurring gifts are both welcomed and can be made here or sent to:

Healthy Acres Healthy Communities Foundation

1075 South Avenue

Missoula MT 59801

Make a Donation

Make a donation to support the diversity of projects and programs at the Rocky Mountain Gardens and Exploration Center.

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Become a Monthly Donor

Support our projects and programs all throughout the year.

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Give the gift of membership or become a member yourself of the Rocky Mountain Gardens and Exploration Center.

Member benefits include:

  • Early notification of events, classes and plant sales.
  • Reduced fees for programs and classes e.g. food preservation, gardening programs.
  • Member -only discounts at local businesses including Pink Grizzly, Marchies Nursery, ACE Garden Place, Liquid Planet (Brooks Street).

Membership supports:

  • Garden maintenance.
  • Free admission to the gardens for all visitors.
  • Programs of the MC Department of Ecology & Extension; research and educational programming around sustainable land management, pollinator conservation, gardening, nutrition and youth development.

Membership levels:

  • Student $25
  • Individual $55
  • Individual +1 $85

Join NowTo learn more about these partnerships, our programs and to stay informed go to


Healthy Acres Healthy Communities Foundation

Jean Jenkins, Foundation Coordinator