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Friends of the Parks


Important notice:  The 2020 Annual Butterfly Release has been cancelled to due COVID-19.  This incredible community event will return the 3rd Sunday in May 2021.


Become a Park Rooter!
Download the attached membership form and return.

Who are Friends of Gainesville Parks and Greenways?

Friends of Gainesville Parks & Greenways, Inc. is a non-profit organization. Our mission is to serve as a cultural, educational, and recreational resource  to develop, beautify, maintain, restore and preserve passive and active leisure pursuits in Gainesville, Hall County.

Read more about our successes in expanding greenways and community connectivity.

How You Can Help

Giving Bench and Tree Program...Find out More!

Make a Donation

No amount is too small. Make your tax deductible donation in your name or that of a loved one, colleague or friend. Your support is needed and appreciated.  All donations are tax-deductible.  Checks should be made payable to: Friends of Gainesville Parks & Greenways, Inc. and mailed to: 830 Green Street, Gainesville, GA 30501.