Open Your Garden

Are you proud of your garden and would like to raise money for our local NHS hospitals? Why not consider opening your garden and help raise vital funds.

We are looking for gardens of all shapes and sizes, big and small, country or urban to open for this years ‘Open Garden’ season. This is the perfect opportunity to share your passion for gardening and show off your hard work, your beautiful borders, flowers and shrubs with your local community. You can decide to open as a one-off event, or as a series of openings, even get together with neighbours and open your gardens as a collective – the choice is yours.

Scannappeal Can Support You

We have many years’ experience in opening gardens in our community and can offer the following support:-

– You will receive expert advice and support from our fundraising team through the whole process.

– We will proactively promote the event through our established marketing channels as well as social media and local press.

– We will design and print your Open Garden Poster for you to distribute to family and friends if you wish.

– We can assist with event signage including signage for the roadside (arrows and banners), refreshments, plants sales, entrance information as well as any other specific signage you may require.

– We have Volunteer photographers on the day to capture the event and Scannappeal Volunteers can be available to assist with refreshments, marshalling etc if needed.

Get In Touch

For more information on opening your garden or if you would like to speak to a member of our fundraising team to help plan your open garden get in touch, we would love to hear from you. Call us on 01494 734161 or drop us an email at

Garden Owner Testimonial

“Opening my garden to visitors was an enjoyable experience. The Scannappeal team were a great support from start to finish. It was a wonderful incentive to get gardening and everyone who came appreciated the tea and cakes. I would definitely do it again” Mrs Roberts