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THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THE City of Greenville Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department

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The Parks, Recreation & Tourism (PRT) Department oversees 46 parks occupying more than 460 acres of land and provides a variety of recreation programs and services for youth, adults and seniors.

You can help support our efforts by donating to one of the funds listed below. Charitable contributions to the City of Greenville are tax-deductible, so consider making a donation to celebrate a birth, honor a life well-lived or acknowledge an important milestone. Or, consider a group donation to help enhance your neighborhood park.

Ways You Can #GiveParksandRec

Charitable contributions to the City of Greenville, as a government unit, are tax-deductible under section 170(c)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code when made for a public purpose.
No goods or services, in whole or in part, were received in exchange for this contribution; therefore, the full value of your contribution is deductible for income tax purposes.
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Youth scholarship fund

The City is committed to providing recreational programming for all Greenville youth by removing cost as a barrier. Financial assistance based on income level and other financial circumstances is available to help ensure that recreation programs that encourage healthy lifestyles, promote self-confidence and teach life-long lessons are accessible for everyone.

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park fund

As stewards of our parks, we are committed to preserving and protecting these valuable natural resources, both now and for generations to come. Donations help supplement existing funding sources and allow us to enhance our public spaces for the benefit of all who enjoy them.

Donations may be used to add new or replace well-loved park amenities such as benches, picnic tables, playground equipment and shade structures. Donations may be designated with signage or plaques.

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City tree Fund

Established to enhance funding for tree planting in public spaces, the City Tree Fund has been very successful in supplementing Greenville's natural beauty. Through the fund, residents can donate money to have trees planted in a park, on their street, along a greenway or in a public open space. *Plantings are not designated with signage or plaques

For more information, visit City Tree Fund.

Thank you to our donors


Steve White Auto Group | CB Caine

$5,000 - $9,999

Frank and Linda O'Brien

$2,500 - $4,999

The Maryann E. Kirchner Family Foundation | CFi - Chapman Foundation Inc. | Happy and Janice Holliday | Linda Johnson | Emilie Wernick | Sam Armstrong | The People's Tap | Trek Retail Corporation

$1,000 - $2,499

Legacy Park Friends | Tara Foundation | Audrey McBratney Bittner | Virginia Oliver | Erik and Marney Jensen | Harold and Kim Johnson | Ladson and Anne Stover | William and Stephanie Strange

$500 - $999

Oxford | Susan Roberts

$250 - $499

Irene C. Cundiff | Kevin Willmot and Catie Kelley | Christ Church

$100 - $249

Daniel Carton | Brandon Crews | Lauren Cronin | John Flynn | Carly Lovinggood | Jimmy Styles | Michelle Tallichet | Bill and Jude Tesh | Scot and Jodi Thompson | Rob Tope | Worth Trainor | Corlee Stopa | Dennis Urgo | Anonymous Donor

$1 - $99

Amy Beadle | Kathleen T. Brooking | Christina Rhodes and Kelsey Crooks | Sally Duffy | John Jacogson Jimmy Dye | Mariana Johnson | Norman Morgan | Sheila Roy | Jeff Stein | Southern Tide | Anna Watson | Sally Duffy

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