How To Help

Donate

Our most committed supporters choose to become a “Friend of the Parks Foundation of Hendricks County. Friends are recognized on our website and invited to Foundation events. To become a friend, you can make a monthly contribution of $10 or more, or a one-time donation of $50 per year or more. 

Click on the donate button and select “Become a Friend of the Parks Foundation of Hendricks County” to join today. 


Volunteer

Youth Advisory Board

Hendricks County Parks & Recreation, along with the Foundation, were created from the vision and perseverance of volunteers. It will take the same volunteer spirit for our Parks and Foundation to continue to have a meaningful impact on our community.  The enthusiasm, time, and talents of volunteers are important contributions to our parks. Whether you have a passion for history, the outdoors, or working with children, we have opportunities for you or your group to help make Hendricks County Parks an outstanding places to visit. If you would like to volunteer or receive more information about volunteer opportunities, please contact the main park office at volunteer@hcparks.net or 317-718-6188 or visit here.

 

Attend an Event

The Parks Foundation of Hendricks County holds numerous events throughout the year to raise funds for our Parks. Please join us!

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Early March when the sap is flowing in the maples at McCloud Nature Park. In conjunction with Maple ‘Sirup’ Festival at McCloud Nature Park, the Foundation hosts a Pancake Breakfast to raise funds for our Parks.

 
 
 
 
Summer Fun Run Series

Summer Fun Run Series

Summer 2018 – 10 runs at Hendricks County Parks each Wednesday during the summer.

 
 
 
 
Fall Colors Run

Fall Colors Run

October 20, 2018 – 10K, 5K or 1-mile run on the banks of the Big Walnut under a canopy of fall colors.