Site Loader


The Greenwood Parks Foundation serves as the primary private fundraising body for the Greenwood Parks & Recreation Department. We are a 501(c)(3) organization and are grateful for the contributions of our generous donors who are committed to improving parks and recreational opportunities throughout Greenwood. We offer a variety of ways to donate and make an impact on our community. Donations to Greenwood Parks Foundation are tax exempt.

Click the plus icon to view ways to give to the Greenwood Parks Foundation.

Friends of the Parks

Thanks to our Founding Friends of the Parks


Krista, Ryan, and Rory Taggart

Brett Haworth

Adam and Laura Stone

Ama Fousa Asante

Linda Gibson

Jason Treadway


You can become a Founding Friend of the Parks too with a donation of $100 thru December 2021!

Financial Donation

We welcome financial donations of any size to help support Greenwood’s parks and recreational programming. Donors of $100 or more will be recognized as Friends of the Greenwood Parks Foundation on our website and receive early priority notice for Foundation events.

Tree Memorial Program

Plant a dedicated tree in memory of a loved one in one of Greenwood’s parks.

  • 4″ x 6″ bronze plaque (inlaid in concrete for placement)
  • 1.75-inch caliper tree planted in an approved location in Greenwood City Parks
  • You let us know what goes on the plaque and where you would like the tree, and we’ll handle the rest!

Cost: $450 (paid once plaque is received)

Time Frame:

  • Total time frame depends on the time of year.
  • Best time to plant a tree is fall or early spring.
  • Production time for the plaque takes 6-8 weeks.

Get started by contacting the Greenwood Parks Department below.

Bench Donation

Would you like to donate a bench in honor or in memory of someone special? Through an agreement with the Greenwood Parks & Recreation Department, a donation will result in a bench affixed with a memory plaque in honor or in memory of your special someone.

Become a Corporate Sponsor

Corporate sponsorships are key to the Foundation’s success in growing our parks and recreational opportunities. We offer sponsorship packages at a variety of levels with various methods of recognition and acknowledgement. Please contact us to learn more about this exciting opportunity for your business!

Planned Giving

Would you like to remember Greenwood Parks in your will or as part of your estate to leave a lasting legacy in your community? We welcome the opportunity to discuss planned giving with you.