Spring Wildflowers in the woodland

Online Payments/Donations

Foundation of the State Arboretum (FOSA)

Online Donations/Payments

Thank you for being a part of the Blandy/State Arboretum/FOSA community. Whether you are making a donation to FOSA, joining/renewing your FOSA membership or registering for a public program--we welcome your involvement. 


Use your bank/credit card to complete your transaction through EPay at UVA by clicking on the appropriate bold and underlined link below.


Make a Donation

Become a Member or Renew 


FOSA Public Programs (for all ages is a two-step registration/payment process)

  1.  Program Registration
  2.  Program Payment

FOSA  Events (includes Garden Fair, Preview Night, Summer Camp, Vendor Payments and are two-step app or register then pay process)



If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or call 540-837-1758 x 221.


About the Payment Site:  The University of Virginia employs EPay at UVA, a Commerce Manager product hosted by Nelnet Business Solutions, as a means of providing a secure online payment application for departments that provide goods or services; manage events and conferences; accept donations and collect billed receivables. EPay@UVA was selected to help assure the security of your data.  The system is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) Level 1 compliant.


We encourage our users to remember that, for your protection, you should consider the security of any device or computer that you are using to process an electronic payment on the Internet safely.  Be cautious about using public computer terminals.

There are no refunds for donations, fundraising events, or membership payments.  FOSA programs must sometimes be canceled or rescheduled due to poor weather or other conflicts. To check on the status of a program, call 540-837-1758 ext. 224 or 287, or check Blandy's Facebook Page. Refunds available for canceled and rescheduled programs. The refund policy for vendor registration can be found within the Vendors Registration information.  In the event that a refund is granted, over payment by credit card will be refunded to the credit card account.


Commitment to Privacy:  Individuals' privacy is important to the University of Virginia.  To better protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information policy and practices.  To make this notice easy to find, we make it available through a link on our UVa home page.  Our privacy and public records obligations are governed solely by applicable Virginia statutes, including, but not limited to, the Virginia Privacy Protection Act of 1976, the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, and by any applicable US federal laws.  The entire policy can be found at http://www.virginia.edu/copyright.html#privacy.