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Help Me Play Fund
This fund was established to provide funding for kids who cannot afford admission fees for activities such as: zip lining, snow boarding or golfing at Alpine Hills, visiting Magic Waters or Nicholas Conservatory, taking a ride on the Trolley or Forest City Queen, riding horses or taking a hay ride at Lockwood Park, or wakeboarding at the new West Rock Wake Park at Levings Lake.
Youth Programming Endowment
Lockwood Park Children's Farm Rebuild - Campaign Goal $150,000
Alpine Hills Adventure Park and Golf Center Project - Campaign Goal $1,110,000
In the spring of 2011, the 52-acre site known as Alpine Hills Golf Course, was generously donated to the Rockford Park District Foundation. The facility is scheduled to re-open in 2013 as Alpine Hills Adventure Park & Golf Center, a facility offering year-round activities for all ages. The project includes development of the golf course, winter and summer activities, restrooms, and a warming/concession area building. It will also include landscaping of natural plantings, walking path, and lighting. Click herefor details. Click the link below to donate to Alpine Hills Project.<
Reclaiming First Sports Facility Projects - Campaign Goal $2,000,000
Rockford Park District and Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau have partnered to develop a new vision for amateur sports success in the Rockford Region. Reclaiming First is a bold new vision for Retaining, Regaining and Growing our sports tourism industry, while providing new recreational and sports opportunities for local citizens. Click here to access website for more information. Click the link below to donate to Reclaiming First.