Giving Tuesday


Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is a day dedicated to giving back to the causes that positively impact your life and that of your family and friends. 

On this Giving Tuesday, we want to give thanks and appreciation to all who support this nearly 4,000-acre, visitor supported public-park. 

As a donor-supported public park, we rely on the generosity of our community (not tax dollars) to deliver world-class park experiences FREE of charge, 365 days a year. Gifts of any size can make a huge difference.


Because of YOU, the following was made possible this year… 

Nearly 3,000,000 visits in 2019 

19,500 total participants in outdoor classroom programs

800+ trees planted in 2019

179 acres of invasive species treated so native species can thrive 

85 weddings and receptions 

14 races hosted

10 park rangers to ensure visitor safety 

68+ miles of total trails maintained for hiking, biking and paddling 

2,500 Memberships and counting! 


If you'd like to make an impact at The Parklands, here's how you can participate:

We are a donor-supported public park We count on you!

$271,868 To Date
$3,000,000 2020 Goal

Being a donor-supported public park means we rely on donations, not tax dollars, for annual operations each year. Because of your generosity, we are able to maintain, program, and further develop this extraordinary public space without charging an entry fee. Together we work to enhance quality of life and help our community and economy grow in ways that are healthy, sustainable, and enjoyable for people of all ages. Help us reach our goal of sustaining The Parklands by becoming a Member today. Members make it happen!

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