Use the links and the descriptions below to decide which partnership category best suits you and/or your group.
There are five different ways to partner with DPR.
- Programmatic Partners
Individuals or organizations that would like to support our hundreds of programs that take place at various DPR cities around the city. If you have a passion for supporting specific enrichment agendas, such as after-school youth development, senior health and wellness, youth athletics, specialty summer camps, or creative and performing arts, a programmatic partnership is a great fit for you.
- Adopt a Park Partners
Individuals or organizations that would like to support our efforts to keep DPR properties beautiful and provide general clean-up and maintenance services.
- Community Garden Managers
Individuals or organizations with a passion for urban gardening and the ability to manage and maintain a DPR plot.
- Dog Park Partners
Individuals or organizations with a love for dogs and the ability to manage and maintain a DPR dog park.
- Friends of Parks
Individuals or organizations that wish to take on an active role in fundraising, promoting events, and recruiting volunteers to for DPR's 900 plus acres of park space throughout the District.
If your group or organization would like to apply for partnership with DPR, please complete the on-line DPR Partnership Application. As part of this application, please include a description of the proposed partnership, a copy of your mission statement and a brief summary of services. We will review this application and someone from our Partnerships & Development staff will follow up with you.
For additional questions about partnerships, please contact us via e-mail at [email protected]