40% of the funds raised at each garden opening is given to a registered charity chosen by the garden owner. Over 200 large and small charities benefit annually in this manner. Click here to see just some.
60% net of the funds raised is distributed to the charities supported by Scotland's Gardens which are:
THE QUEEN'S NURSING INSTITUTE SCOTLAND
which provides support for the professional development of Community and Primary Nurses and the welfare of retired Queen's Nurses.
THE GARDENS' FUND OF THE NATIONAL TRUST FOR SCOTLAND
which aims to preserve, maintain and develop the many remarkable gardens owned by the Trust.
MAGGIE'S CANCER CARING CENTRES
which help anyone affected by cancer through programmes of support designed to give people the tools they need to cope with the major upheaval cancer can cause in their lives.
which supports people who are, or have been, employed in the horticultural sector and their families when in need.