Friends of MetroParks of Butler County

 

Name of Non-Profit Organization *

Friends of MetroParks of Butler County

Today's Date: *

Saturday, September 21, 2019

EIN / 501(C)(3)Number *

46-3299413

What year did your organization receive it's non-profit status? *

2013

Address *

PO Box 691
Hamilton, Ohio 45011
United States

County *

Butler

Your Name *

Robin James

Your Title *

Secretary

Your email address *

robinjean.james@gmail.com

Your Phone Number

(513) 755-9454

Executive Director's Name *

William Walker

Executive Director's email address *

bug_jock@yahoo.com

What is the mission of your organization?

Friends of Metro Parks Mission Statement

The Friends of MetroParks of Butler County is a 501c3 organization created
a. To support, improve, protects and preserve MetroParks of Butler County for the usage and enjoyment of this and future generations.
b. To inform and educate the public about the unique qualities of MetroParks of Butler County including the natural, geological, biological, cultural, historical, and recreational features.
c. To encourage individuals and groups to participate in a cooperative volunteer program to promote and improve the Parks with the MetroParks of Butler County.

Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *

  • (1) Animals
  • (2) Arts & Culture
  • (3) Children

Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists?

We are the non-profit arm of the Butler County MetroParks. We seek to enhance the environment and opportunities for all of the guests to the parks. Our current effort is raising money to ensure that ALL of the playground equipment has handicap apparatus and activities. The goal of this effort is
1) To have available activities for physically challenged children.
2) To enhance inclusivity for all.
3) To provide an area for parents so that they can bring both challenged and non-challenged children together.
4) To provide an area so that our non-challenged children can interact and learn how to include all people.

Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? *

Yes, Grades 9 – 12

List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web.

Yes, We have volunteer opportunities for all ages. You can volunteer by contacting ANY member or even through the parks at yourmetroparks.net

Volunteer coordinator

Carrie Mosier

Volunteer coordinator's email address

cmosier@gmail.com

Volunteer coordinator's phone number

(513) 755-9454