Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park

Donate to Meeman-Shelby Forest

Our parks are free for everyone to visit and enjoy. If you love Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park, you can donate today to help us continue investing in quality programs and services. Your donations will help make your favorite park even better! We'll use the donations for things like:

  • Building and maintaining new trails
  • Feeding and care for our birds of prey (eagles, hawks, owls, etc.)
  • Providing children's programs to connect youth to the outdoors
  • Upgrading our playground equipment
  • Projects that improve visitor experience, not funded by the state's General Fund

Please note: Donations to state governments may qualify for itemized tax deductions. Please consult a qualified tax representative to learn more.

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Friends of the Forest at Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park

The Friends of the Forest for Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park is a 501c3 non-profit organization that assists park personnel in maintaining the ecological treasures of the site and to enhance the recreational activities for current and future generations.

Consider donating to Friends of the Forest to support these efforts:

  • Trail building and maintenance
  • Nature Center upgrades, repairs, and programs
  • Signature hikes 
  • Annual park events
  • Junior Ranger Camp
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