Friends of the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
The Friends of the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County advances the vision of the Forest Preserve District through philanthropic endeavors. Gifts from numerous individuals, companies and organizations help the Forest Preserve District carry out its mission of maintaining and sustaining nearly 26,000 acres, which include 60 forest preserves, 145 miles of trails, 30 lakes and six education centers.
We are grateful you're reflecting on the forest preserves and your experiences by connecting a gift to a preserve that's had an effect on you. We believe in the joy of giving. Let us help you make a contribution today or plan your giving objectives in the future.
For more information about the Friends, contact the development office at 630-871-6400 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Choose What Your Donation Supports
Discover ways to contribute to the DuPage forest preserves and identify which options works best for your goals. Gifts of any amount are always welcomed and valued.
Give to the Greatest Needs (Unrestricted)
Your gift, without restrictions, will be used to meet the greatest needs in the forest preserves or to sustain the general operations of the organization.
Help Us Restore Mayslake (Restricted)
Mayslake Peabody Estate is a thriving community space for cultural history, art and theater. Your support will help Mayslake Peabody Estate remain a beautiful place to experience popular cultural programs and historic architecture.
Help Us Help Wildlife (Restricted)
Willowbrook Wildlife Center cares for more than 9,000 native and migrant animals each year. These animals are brought in by residents who know the center will be there to help, and we count on your support.
Support the Greene Farm Barn (Restricted)
Join your community for the "Rooted Acoustic Barn Raising 5K & 1M Kids Dash" on Sunday, August 25 at 8 a.m. at Seven Bridges in Woodridge and race to the finish line at Greene Valley Forest Preserve in Naperville. For more information, visit the Greene Farm Barn Ad Hoc Committee's race website (link).
Ways to Give
Your generosity sustains DuPage forest preserves and inspires the work we do to make them extraordinary places to visit. A gift to the Friends of the Forest Preserve is tax-deductible under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.