enrich community life through healthy leisure pursuits and an appreciation for
the natural world.”
Parks Foundation of Highland Park
The Parks Foundation of Highland Park believes every resident deserves the opportunity for an enriched healthy life.
It provides the resources necessary for everyone in our community to have access to the benefits of our world-class park district and contributes to enduring legacies within the community for future generations.
The Parks Foundation of Highland Park is an independent, community-led, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
This year the Parks Foundation....
- Provided $166,000 in grants to ensure that families in financial need could participate in Park District programs
- Started a new grant-in-aid program providing free swim lessons at the Recreation Center of Highland Park for Highwood families in financial need
- Is halfway to its funding goal to build a new Youth Golf Development Center at Sunset Valley Golf Club