Partners for Parks aims to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Mecklenburg County and the surrounding region by preserving, promoting and enhancing the parks, greenways, open spaces, active play and recreational opportunities within our community.
WE SUPPORT COMMUNITIES & MANAGE DONATIONS
As a non-profit 501c3, we offer our communities a tool and support for raising money for their park and recreation projects. Whether it is for park improvements, special projects, events or programs, we manage over 90 funds that allow public-private partnerships to foster and build opportunities that wouldn’t be met with public funding.
We volunteer our time and expertise to make a difference in our communities to enable better outdoor experiences. This year our board members have been very busy helping organize the U.S. Paralympic Team Trials, Open Streets 704 events and fundraising events for special projects including our Annual Hats Off To Parks event.
WE PROVIDE FUNDING
Every year our partnerships with businesses, individuals and organizations allow us to provide scholarships for children for after school programs and summer camps, funding for improvements to parks and equipment for recreation.
Partners for Parks is an advocate for our region’s park systems. We look for ways to influence community leadership and empower citizens to protect the environment, encourage healthy lifestyles and understand the value parks, recreation, greenways and open space can create in our communities.
Make An Impact With An Annual Sponsorship
With your support, Partners for Parks can continue to make significant contributions to parks and recreation that Breathe Life Into Our Community and make this region a special place to live for generations to come. Become an Annual Sponsor today!
Sponsorship offers the best kind of exposure for your organization, demonstrating your commitment to making this a healthier and more enjoyable community for the thousands of individuals and families that live here or visit regularly, and who love the parks.
With your support, we will make significant contributions to parks and recreation that Breathe Life Into Our Community and make this region a special place to live. Partners for Parks is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization and donations are tax deductible.
Your membership helps make it possible for Partners for Parks to offer events and programs for our community of all ages and backgrounds, to keep you informed about local park-related news, and to invest in and advocate for park projects in and around the Charlotte Region.
Serve on our board, a committee, help put on special events, work on projects and grants, advocacy, etc. Some volunteer opportunities are ongoing, others are for an hour or a day. Whatever your skills and interests are, we can probably find a way to plug you in.
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