Thank you to all of those that have us complete Phase 1 of the Leelanau State Park new playground project! We look forward to presenting you with phase 2 of this project and cannot wait to update you along the way with our progress. Thank you again!

For current updates, please visit the Friends of Leelanau State Park Facebook page: 

Facebook: @FriendsofLeelanauStatePark

Please help us continue to raise the needed funds for the Leelanau State Park New Playground Project.

If you are still interested in donating to this project, please use the donate button below and stay tuned for Phase 2. Thank you!

Here’s how you can help: 

1. Donate!  

  • All donations are tax-deductible

2. Participate! (100% of proceeds via these events will be going to our playground fundraising efforts)

  • Virtual Rock the Light 5K Run /Walk: This race can be done anytime/anywhere between April 15 and December 1. Register for this event, choose your date then run or walk a 5k (3.1 miles). Learn more here.

3. Share!

  • Help us by sharing our Facebook event and fundraiser directly to your social media accounts or by word of mouth. You can find daily updates on this webpage or via either of our social media accounts


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