Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Partnerships make it happen!

Welcome to the web pages of the Partnership Development Unit of Parks, Forestry & Recreation. The Partnership Development Unit helps grassroots community groups with their fundraising projects, and we welcome support and funding from corporations, foundations and philanthropists. Working together, we have successfully raised millions of dollars for parks, recreation and urban forestry projects for the benefit of Torontonians and visitors. Please contact us to discuss your needs and projects.

News

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Treverton Park on TV

Treverton Park playground was rebuilt last summer in partnership with Giver TV, the Children's Aid Foundation, ING DIRECT (now Tangerine), the local community and the City. Now watch the project on TV June 11 and 14!

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Projects You Can Support

Parks, Forestry & Recreation works with donors and sponsors to channel their contributions in meaningful ways. The Partnership Development Unit is currently working with dozens of community groups and other organizations on city-building projects including playgrounds, tree planting and recreation facility improvements.

Partnership Opportunities

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Sponsors & Philanthropists

The Partnership Development Unit of Parks, Forestry and Recreations helps organizations and individuals channel their sponsorship investments or philanthropic donations in efficient, meaningful ways.

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Donations

There are many ways to donate to projects undertaken by community groups working in partnership with Parks, Forestry & Recreation, or to donate to city-wide programs undertaken by the Division. Donations may qualify for a charitable tax receipt.

Partnerships Project Image of a slide at the playground

Projects You Can Support

Parks, Forestry & Recreation works with donors and sponsors to channel their contributions in meaningful ways. The Partnership Development Unit is currently working with dozens of community groups and other organizations on city-building projects including playgrounds, tree planting and recreation facility improvements.

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Toronto Parks and Trees Foundation

The charitable Toronto Parks and Trees Foundation is dedicated to enhancing Toronto's parks. Headquartered at the St. Matthews Club House in Riverdale Park East, the Foundation promotes philanthropy, corporate support and community involvement to achieve a range of enhancements to the parks system.

Recent Successful Partnerships

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Success Stories

We highlight some of the recent successful partnerships undertaken by citizens, third-party supporters and Parks, Forestry & Recreation to enhance parks and green spaces in the city.