Thank you to all who contributed to our campaign to support the Charles M. Rick Tomato Genetics Resource Center.

The Rick Center Endowment Fund was established in 1993 thanks to the generosity of hundreds of donors.

Since 2015, the following donors have made gifts of more than $1,000 to support the Rick Center fundraising campaign:

The Morning Star Packing Company


East-West Seed

Sakata Seed Corporation

Los Gatos Tomato Products

California Tomato Research Institute (CTRI)

ConAgra Foods

Ingomar Packing Company

Ag-Seeds Unlimited

Allen and Hermese Stevens




Rijk Zwaan



We also thank the following institutions for providing ongoing, annual support:



How you can help support theTGRC

The TGRC provides seeds samples, gratis and without restrictions on uses, to researchers, breeders and educators around the world.

By supporting the TGRC you can help insure that this unique germplasm collection is properly maintained and continues to be available in the future.

For information on making a donation to the TGRC, please click here.

Thank you for your support!!