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Fundraising Events

By attending our annual special events, you help support our programs across New York City. Join us for an exclusive evening of musical at our Annual Gala Benefit in our Central Park flagship venue, a round of golf, or a night at the US Open Tennis Championship.

For more information on our fundraising events, please contact SpecialEvents@cityparksfoundation.org or call (212) 360-8185.

CITY PARKS FOUNDATION INVITES YOU

TO AN EVENING WITH RETIEF GOOSEN 

Play the world’s top courses from midtown Manhattan

Join us for an exclusive golf clinic & cocktail reception with Retief Goosen in support of our free CityParks Golf programs for kids living in New York City. Learn from PGA pros on state-of-the-art simulators at NYC’s finest all-inclusive indoor golf club and compete in skills contests for Callaway Golf prizes.

CityParks Golf teaches kids how to play golf and experience the many positive values of the game. Conducted in partnership with the First Tee of Metropolitan New York, the program offers free instruction at local parks, courses and 2 junior golf centers designed just for youth. Free use of equipment is provided to all participants.

This event has been postponed. 

ANNUAL CITY PARKS FOUNDATION GALA & CONCERT

The annual City Parks Foundation Gala presented at SummerStage in Central Park helps raise significant funds to support our mission to offer free programs in parks throughout the five boroughs of New York City.

Learn more about this event here.

CITYPARKS TENNIS BENEFIT

City Parks Foundation welcomes guests to our annual CityParks Tennis Benefit. Chaired by Billie Jean King, this event includes a fundraising reception and chef-curated buffet dinner, along with premium tickets to attend US Open matches in Arthur Ashe Stadium that evening.

This benefit helps CityParks Tennis provide free tennis instruction and use of equipment to thousands of youth annually in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs.

Learn more about this event here

 

CITYPARKS SENIORS FITNESS BENEFIT

The annual Seniors Fitness Benefit, a reception and musical performance at a beautiful rooftop cocktail lounge, supports our Seniors Fitness program, which offers free tennis lessons, revitalizing yoga, and walking programs to seniors in parks throughout New York City.

CityParks Seniors Fitness promotes healthy minds and bodies by bringing our senior neighbors into their local parks for vital social interaction, life-changing physical activity, and community activities — all free of charge.