The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization. To the extent provided by law gifts are tax deductible. Every gift to the Foundation is important and essential for reaching our goals.
Mission statement: To raise money to enhance the facilities and programming of recreational opportunities for the Citizens and Visitors to the City of Jamestown. Including those offered by the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department.
Learn more about the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Foundation by reading our brochure.
Learn about our Tribute (Memorial) Program that provides procedures and criteria for the installation and care of donated features in JPRD owned properties.
The Foundation is pleased to be able to provide as much assistance as possible for qualified individuals and families to participate in Jamestown Parks and Recreation activities and facilities. Learn more about this program and how to apply.
This program is intended to encourage partnerships between the Foundation and organizations throughout the community by providing means to sponsor projects with the Jamestown Parks and Recreation District. The purpose of the program is to advance recreational opportunities in the City of Jamestown. Applications will be provided to organizations upon request. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 701-252-3982 for an application
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization. To the extent provided by law gifts are tax deductible. Every gift to the Foundation is important and essential for reaching our goal. While your gift is a personal one, there are many options you might consider for your contribution:
Cash: Gifts in the form of cash or check.
Pledges: A signed pledge card allows the donor to plan ahead and extend their gift over a period of up to three years. A pledge may be started at any time in 2022.
Life Insurance: Outright irrevocable gifts of life insurance policies with a value that can be converted into cash within the three-year pledge period shall be accepted by the Foundation upon approval by the Jamestown Parks & Recreation Foundation Board. There are also several ways in which your gift can commemorate the life of a loved one or friend, or recognize your business or organization.
Publicly Traded Securities (Stock): Outright gifts of appreciated stock will be gladly accepted by the Foundation. Donated stock will be sold immediately upon receipt.
Non-Publicly Traded Securities (Grain or Livestock): Outright gifts of grain or livestock will be gladly accepted by the Foundation.
Real Property: Outright gifts of real property (land, buildings or other property) will be accepted upon approval by the Jamestown Parks & Recreation Foundation Board.
RMD from an IRA: A Required Minimum Distribution from an IRA by individuals over 70.5 years old can be directed to the Foundation up to $100,000 per person tax free.
For more information or to make a donation: contact the Jamestown Parks and Recreation, 1002 2nd Ave. SE, PO Box 2014 Jamestown ND 58402 or call 701- 252-3982.