The Friends of Bellevue State Park is a 501(c)(3) non profit volunteer based organization dedicated to maintaining and enhancing the scenic, historic and wildlife values of the park through dialog, volunteering, education and fundraising.
Friends of Bellevue State Park
We are a group of volunteers interested in supporting Bellevue State Park, its programs and historical preservation.
What are some of our projects?
- The Music Garden – a hardscape and landscaped feature including a beautiful mosaic at the Arts Center, which will provide a venue for performing arts, relaxation and reflection.
- Restoration of the historic Parsonage and Meeting House and cemetery (located off Philadelphia Pike)
- Summer evening Concerts series
- Camp scholarships for kids
- Support school programs
- Provide the funding for summer interns
- Disc Golf improvements and clinics for kids
- Fishing tournaments, Big Pond Education
- Big Pond water quality project
- Organized state wide Friends group for Standards of Excellence, advocacy and communication
- Adopt a Trail and Adopt a Highway programs
- Support to Park staff (yearly retreat, summer picnics, winter holiday event)
- Wood bundling (Second Saturday of the month, 10 AM to 12 Noon at the Percheron Barn (near the community gardens)
- Summer Concerts – sell 50/50 raffle tickets (First hour of the concert)
- Rock at Bellevue – with the Philly Party Band - scheduled for September 4, 2016
- Special events – “Party on the Patio” – June and August, more details to come
- Bellevue scenes note cards with photos by Board member and renown photographer, Richard Albertson
We are ALWAYS looking for new Friends, interested in volunteering on a project, making a contribution, becoming a member, working on a committee or joining the Friends Board of Directors.
Do you like planning a party or event, working in the garden, helping with wood bundling, selling raffle tickets at the concerts? These are just a few of the many ways you could get involved. Please consider joining us for fun, camaraderie and knowing that your time and expertise will make a difference for our Bellevue community!
Fill out Our Volunteer Sign Up Form Today!
Want an invitation to special member events and benefits?
Become a Member of the Friends of Bellevue State Park
Want to get even more involved?
Apply for The Board of Directors