Become a Friend of Bellevue Parks and make a sound investment in the quality of life that we all associate with Bellevue. Your support goes beyond tax dollars and unites you with an organization of people who truly make a difference in the future of our parks.
Giving time, talents and resources to the Friends support a broad range of parks, events and services, from acres of open green space, parks to play in, exceptional leisure programs and new and innovative environmental initiatives.
Join Friends of Bellevue Parks and know that you are helping to support and ensure continued measured growth and enhancement of the facilities and services of Bellevue's Leisure Services Department.
Your membership will help maintain the 300+ acres of Village parks. Friends of Bellevue Parks sponsors volunteer activities to benefit the parks, raises funds to support park programs, and works in the community to educate the public about the many benefits of parks and leisure services.
Friends of Bellevue Parks has several membership options to choose from:
The Friends of Bellevue Parks host a variety of volunteer opportunities to take on special projects. Volunteers paint, rake, prepare and plant flower beds, build trails and boardwalks in the woods, restore habitats and remove invasive species.
Volunteer to help FRIENDS of Bellevue Parks
Friends of Bellevue Parks has abundant opportunities for volunteers. Your help in essential to providing quality services and experiences. We routinely need volunteers for a variety of projects, programs & tasks. Select the link(s) below to learn more about our current opportunities or to sign up as a volunteer.
- Josten Park Spring Clean-up Day
- DeBroux Park Spring Clean-up Day
- Arbor Day
- Annual Camping for a Cause Event
- Annual Bowl for Bellevue Event
Donations to the Friends of Bellevue Parks support a broad range of parks, events and services, from acres of open green space, parks to play in, exceptional leisure programs and new and innovative community building initiatives.
General Donation Options
- Friends Membership
Funds raised through membership fees are used for funding new programs, events and park improvements.
- Pennies for Parks
Funds raised through the Pennies for Parks program are directed to an area with the most need, e.g. improved park accessibility.
- Shop Friends of Bellevue Parks
Proceeds generated from the Shop will be used to support scholarships towards individuals and families who cannot afford program fees. Scholarships cover 75% of the program fee.
- Plant-a-Tree Program
Donations provide a new tree planting in the parks.
- Park Bench Sponsor Program
Donations provide a new park bench located along a trail or designated park area.
Donations provide for general grounds maintenance of the adopted park.
Projects & Campaigns
- Roger VandenLangenberg Plaza
In an effort to make enhancements to the Village's future core business district. The Village is proposing the development and installation of a civic clock plaza named in honor of Roger VandenLangenberg.