Q. Is Friends part of the Parks Department? No, County Park Friends is a 501C3 non-profit, fully separate from County Parks Department.
Q. What does Membership support? Membership = youth scholarships for County Parks swim lessons. It is a direct investment in youth, inclusion and access. Scholarships = $10/lesson $25 Leader Level Membership supports 2.5 lessons, $50 Builder Level Membership supports 5 lessons, $125 Enthusiast Level Membership supports 12.5 lessons $250 Masters Level Membership support 25 lessons $500 Champion Level Membership supports 50 lessons $1000 Changemaker Level Membership supports 100 lessons
Q. What is Friends all about? Inclusion, Access and Partnership to support and activate our County Parks. Q. How do I claim my Membership benefits/perks? Once you complete sign-up, you will receive an immediate email with all the details. The email will also serve as your record of tax deductible donation.
Q. Can I join in person/by check, rather than online? Yes! Paper applications are available at Simpkins Swim Center front desk.
Q. Can I donate without becoming a Member? Yes! Click here!