Friends of the Parks

Friends of the Parks is a new program designed to honor the strength and support of our Prince George’s family. Your generous contributions foster our programming and bring our community together in support of the parks we love.

Mission Statement

We strive to improve the quality of life for all citizens of Prince George’s area through the enhancement, cultivation, and continued support of our parks and programming.

Why You Should Help 

Kids to Camp Campaign 2023

Help give a Prince George's County child in need the summer of their dreams at one of our 53 summer camp locations. Your tax-deductible Friends of the Parks donations will contribute to summer camp experiences for eligible children based on documented need.

Give a child the gift of adventure, imagination, sports, the arts, nature, and fun. Pay it forward!

Campaign Goal- $10,000 

Supporter Benefits

We offer multiple supporter tiers catered to your giving.

Legacy Champion- $1,000 or more

Includes a fifteen percent discount on a park permit, a commemorative brick placed at one of our parks or facilities, a personal feature on M-NCPPC social media, and more.

Parks Philanthropist- $500

Includes a ten percent discount on a park permit, a VIP pass to select Department Signature Events, a 6-month combo fitness pass, and more.

Parks Supporter- $150

Includes four daily swims and fitness combo passes, a "Friends of the Parks" tote and t-shirt pack, and more.

Community Ally- $75

Includes a “Friends of the Parks” water bottle pack, and more.

Friends of the Parks - $25

Includes a “Friends of the Parks” souvenir decal and subscription to our Community e-newsletter.

What Your Money Supports

Here’s what your donation directly supports:


Prince George’s has 4 regional parks, 370 community and neighborhood parks, and 165 miles of trails located throughout the county.
a group of people stretching in a park


Parks and Recreation hosts hundreds of events each year for all ages, including festivals, summer camps, and learning programs.
children sitting at a table


From athletic complexes and community centers to dog parks and tennis bubbles, Parks and Recreation supports many facilities throughout Prince George’s County.
disable patron visiting a local community center