Get Involved with the Foundation

  • To contribute to the health and well-being of the Palatine Park District residents.
  • To provide program scholarship opportunities to residents with financial limitations.
  • To assist in the funding of projects or events that provide physical accessibility to all.
  • To preserve open space throughout the Palatine Park District.


Become a Foundation Board Member

The Palatine Park Foundation Board of Directors is currently seeking enthusiastic individuals to serve on the Board and those that want to give back to their community in a rewarding way. Working closely with the Palatine Park District Foundation Board Members give of their time and energy to be advocates for an outstanding and supported local park and recreation system for Palatine, ensuring access and opportunity to all interested residents for parks, playgrounds, facilities, programs and services regardless of their ability to pay due to economic hardship. Join us today and apply for a current vacancy on the Board by filling out the application form and make a difference in your community and help us help others!

Board Member Application


Friends of the Park


Give the donation of your time and become a Friend of the Parks! The Palatine Park Foundation works closely with Palatine Park District and the community. The park district offers opportunities for volunteers to help on projects, programs, and events. All are welcome and no experience is necessary and hours are flexible.

Palatine is looking for enthusiastic individuals and groups, of all ages, who are interested in serving the community with their time and talents. Park District volunteers are vital to the success of many programs and events. Whether you can help for many hours or only a handful, your contribution is important. Volunteers are appreciated for the time they give to the community.

Volunteer Opportunities


Sponsor an Event

A partnership with the Palatine Park District provides an affordable and effective way to attain greater visibility, generate brand awareness, and impact the community. Whether it is by providing in-kind or food donations, goody bags, or monetary sponsorships we will help you find the best fit for your business. We serve everyone from children to seniors so you can find the right sponsorship opportunity.

Partnership Opportunities