Philanthropy is the desire to promote the welfare of others.
Give the gift of money. Friends of Des Moines Parks operates on philanthropic contributions from organizations and people like you. Your donations help us improve and build valuable park programs throughout Des Moines. Choose to contribute to our annual campaign, support a special project, or donate an honor memorial and become a member today!
We are proud to support many amazing projects happening in Des Moines this year. From Youth Sports and Swim Lessons Scholarships, to Rocketslide renovations, E911 Trail Markers, various park improvements and the Annual Tour of Parks... there's something for everyone. Click below to learn more about these upcoming projects!