Park Lovers' Ball 2014
Raises Over $262,000
For West U Parks and
February 8, 2014
Direct Energy $50,000 Check Presentation
See photos of the event at
under West U Parks gala.
Honorary Chair: Cecilia
Megan and Drew Morris
and Mark Prescott
Kara and Dax Sanders
generosity of our underwriters and supporters, the parks in West
University Place would not be the beautiful and functional parks they
are today. Thank you to those who have supported us in the past and we
hope that we can count on your continuing support.
Date Set for 2014 Camp Out!
Saturday and Sunday,
September 27th and 28th
The 7th annual Fathers & Flashlights urban campout
was held on Saturday October 5 and Sunday October 6. Once again this event
was a huge success. The gross amount raised for the Friends of West
University Place Parks Fund, Inc. was $117,152.
Thank you to our chairs Judy and
Comfort Cheng, Dee Dee and Jamie Gilder and Ashley and Sam Gumbert. Thank
you to our wonderful participants and
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Thank you for your continuing investment in West
2012, 2013 and 2014 Corporate Sponsor
Friends is thrilled that Direct Energy has donated another
$50,000 to West U Parks for 2014. This is the third
consecutive year of serving as Friends Corporate Sponsor and
we are very grateful for their generosity. A check for
2014 will be presented to Friends at the February 8, 2014 Park Lovers'
The first $50,000 check was
presented to Friends in November of 2011. Pictured left to right Leah
Ragiel, Friends Chair, Councilman Dick Yehle, Steven Murray,
President Direct Energy Residential, Mayor Bob Fry,
Councilman Ed Heathcott, Councilwoman Joan Johnson, and
Donna LaMond, Friends Executive Director.
Direct Energy invites you to take advantage of a special
offer for Friends and Family.
Click here and enter offer code FAMILY to receive your
to make a general tax deductible donation
to Friends of West U Parks?
Friends Taxpayer Number
|The Friends of West University Place
Parks Fund, Inc., (Friends) is a volunteer based 501(c)(3) organization
dedicated to raising funds for the redevelopment and improvement of
parks and green spaces in the
West University Place.