Spartanburg Water - helped sponsor the Water Wise Demonstration Garden, an upgrade of the former Perennial Trial Garden . Signage was developed and installed to show Spartanburg Water's support of this XeriscapeTM enviroment. New plant material has been and will be introduced throughout the year. Also, they sponsored efforts to recycle water for irrigation uses throughout the Garden.
Swofford Career Center - has a fall and spring intern program lasting 13 weeks each at Hatcher Garden. Local high school students receive on-the-job training and instruction from Hatcher's horticulturist.
Spartanburg Men's Garden Club - They have done numerous capital improvement projects in the Garden and have given many financial donations over the years.
Spartanburg Nutritional Council
Spartanburg Master Gardener Program Volunteers work with Hatcher's horticulturists to learn hands-on gardening techniques and to satisfy the community service requirement of the program.
Horticulture Program at Spartanburg Community College - interns learn about grounds management, propagation and expand knowledge of plant material through a paid summer program.
Clemson University Extension Service - co-ops on educational programs in the Garden.
Spartanburg Citizen Scholar Program - at-risk youth work with Garden staff and volunteers learning about plant propagation, nursery and garden maintenance, and the value of serving their community as volunteers.
Spartanburg Urban Youth Corps - supported in part by SC Dept. of Transportation, program encourages high school youth to take a career interest in the fields of horticulture and transportation. Participants work with Hatcher's horticulturist and complete projects in the Garden.
4-H - co-ops on educational programs in the Garden.
Spartanburg Garden Club Council - Maintains areas in the Garden and assists with development of new areas. They have provided financial support with annual grants and with individual’s gifts.
Sierra Club, Spartanburg Chapter - holds Earth Day events at the Garden.
The Spartanburg County Foundation - Since 1986 they have held the deed for the Hatcher Garden property and have managed the endowment and special project funds. They have supported Hatcher Garden with community grants.
Wild Birds Unlimited - Provides feeders and feed for birds, co-ops on programs concerning education and the enjoyment of wildlife.
Southern Mulch - offers a wide variety of mulch, bark, pine straw, playground chips, cypress mulch, compost blends, topsoils, soil blends, planting mixes, stone, decorative rock, sand, gravel, granite screenings, rip rap, and palletized rock.
Schools that use Hatcher Garden as part of a program:
Miss Eddie's Pre-school
St. James Pre-school
Woodland Heights Elementary
Park Hills Elementary
Spartanburg Day School
Berry Shoals Elementary
Spartanburg Christian Academy
The Village Preschool
Garden Clubs throughout Spartanburg County use the Garden for programs and walks.