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 time 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.
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, and help out at various community special events.
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities.:
- Trick-or-Treat Trail (Sat., Oct. 19)
- Bellevue Bowl (Mon., Tues., Wed., October 28-30)
- Santa in the Park (Thur., Dec. 5)
- Senior Holiday Gala (Fri., Dec. 6)
How to become a Friend of Bellevue Parks?
Simply fill out the Volunteer Application and return to Matthew Hahn via e-mail:
Upon recieveing a completed application you will be added to the volunteer e-mail list and recieve updates on upcoming volunteer oppurtunities.
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
- 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.