Upcoming events, please join us!

Give to the Max Day is November 14, 2019. Help us CHANGE LIVES OUTDOORS by donating to support Adapted Recreation & Explorer Camp programs in Three Rivers Parks. Early Giving starts November 1, all donations to the Foundation via GiveMN November 1 through the 14th count toward our GTMD totals and are eligible for GiveMN's extra golden ticket awards. Mark your calendars!



Join us Saturday October 12, 2019 for the District's signature Autumn Woods Classic race. By registering, each runner and walker helps send a kid to camp. In partnership with Allina Health Autumn Woods Classic, Three Rivers Park District Foundation is working hard to make sure every kid can experience the joy of summer camp. A portion of every race registration helps support Three Rivers Explorer Camps, which bring outdoor experiences to local neighborhoods at no or low cost for participants. Sign up to collect pledges or make an additional donation when you register to make a larger impact! Click on the image below for details and registration.


Thank you for helping us make our first-ever golf fundraiser a success! 

The weather was beautiful, and Baker National was in championship form. Many thanks to the participants who had a fun day on the golf course while helping us raise funds for Adapted Recreation programs! Click here to visit our Facebook page to check out some pictures from the event.



Because of your AMAZING GENEROSITY we exceeded our $25,000 goal and raised over $30,000, including $10,000 for a new adapted bicycle for the District! Thank you for your support and making Summerbration@The Cabin a huge success! Click the logo below to see all the great pictures.




  Excelsior Brewing Fundraiser - Monday May 6, 2019, 5PM-8PM, Excelsior, MN. We're raising funds to support adapted recreation programs in Three Rivers Parks! Sip on craft brews from Excelsior Brewing, munch on tasty pizza provided by Joey Nova's and burgers by Victoria Burrows. Enjoy music by the Music Coop while bidding on silent auction items. In lieu of ticket charge, a $20 donation at the door is recommended, which gives you a drink ticket, food and entertainment. Click HERE for more info.


Birdtown Half Marathon Race - Saturday May 18, 2019, 8AM-11AM, Robbinsdale, MN. We're super-excited to announce our new partnership with the Birdtown Half Marathon Race in Robbinsdale! Funds raised at the race will be invested in Robbinsdale parks and recreation programs. Click HERE for more info and registration.




THANK YOU to everyone who attended our 2019 Valentine Ski Evening! It was a wonderful SOLD OUT event, and together we raised over $6,000 toward Adapted Programs and Explorer Camps! Thanks also to our presenting sponsor GEAR WEST for their amazing support. Click here to see all of the great Ski Tunnel of Love pictures on our Facebook page!



Make every mile count! Join us Saturday October 13, 2018 for the District's signature Autumn Woods Classic race. A portion of race proceeds will go to Three Rivers Park District Foundation to help send kids to camp. Sign up to collect pledges when you register to make an even larger impact. Click below for details and registration. (Also be sure to indicate you learned about the race from the Foundation by using the drop-down box toward the bottom of the registration page.)


 Summerbration 2018 was a HUGE SUCCESS, thank you for making it a night to remember! With your support we raised over $19,000 to support adapted programs and explorer camps. Click the logo below to check out all the great pictures!



Past Events...

Race for a Reason!

Join us Saturday April 21, 2018 at Lake Rebecca Park Reserve for the Allina Health Trail Mix Race

A portion of the proceeds for this year’s race will support the Foundation’s mission of “Connecting everyone to the wonders of our parks” through supporting adapted programs to help make outdoor activities accessible for people of all abilities.

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Join the Three Rivers Park District Foundation and Gear West for a wonderful evening of wine, appetizers, desserts, silent auction, and skiing! Tickets $25 per person. Click the image above to purchase tickets and for more information.


RACE for a REASON! Join us Saturday October 7, 2017

A portion of the proceeds from this year's Autumn Woods Classic will help send kids from under-represented communities to camp! $5 from each 10K and 5K registration fee will go to the Foundation which will help support Explorer Camps. You can also make a donation when you REGISTER, and sign-up to collect pledges. Be sure to check the box at the bottom of the REGISTRATION PAGE to indicate you learned about the race from the Foundation!


2017 Tax info: Event registration was $60 per person, of which $30 per person is tax-deductible. We estimate the fair market value of the 2017 SUMMERBRATION event at $30 per person.



THANK YOU to everyone who attended SUMMERBRATION @ THE FARM on Saturday July 22, 2017, Be sure to check out the great PICTURES on our Facebook page, tag yourself and your friends!