Become a Member of the Park People

Join The Park People today to help us reach our paid membership goal of 10% of Milwaukee County residents!

Together, we can change the damaging course of parks funding and restore the vitality of our parks for future generations!

The Park People membership is annual and includes a window sticker to show your pride in being a member of the Park People!

Your membership also helps us to:

  • Prevent the spread of invasive species in our parks which kill of native plants through our Weed Out program.
  • Support and provide guidance to over 50 park specific "Friends Groups" throughout the County!
  • Provide fiscal sponsorship (sharing our nonprofit umbrella) with Friends Groups that don't want to incorporate and become their own 501 (c) (3) organizations thereby allowing them to solicit tax free charitable donations.
  • Generate donations from Foundations, Corporations, and individuals on behalf of our parks for much needed improvements and enhancements. 

All levels of membership $40 and above include:

  • Quarterly e-newsletter
  • Park People window decal for your car to show your support
  • One Park Perks Coupon Booklet that includes:
    • §  Two free 9 or 18 hole rounds of golf at Executive, Regulation, or Championship Course with paid cart rental (Monday – Friday, Saturday  and Sunday after 2:00 p.m.)  (all courses with the exception of Brown Deer)
    • §  Two free 9-round round of golf at Doyne, Madison, Noyes, or Zablocki
    • §  One free pint of beer or soda at the Traveling Beer Garden and a souvenir glass
    • §  One Admission to Boerner Botanical Gardens
    • §  One Admission to Domes
    • §  One Skate Rental at the Wilson Ice House
    • §  Two free foot golf at Doyne, Zablock or Noyes
    • §  One Admission to Cool waters
    • §  One  Admission to Schultz Pool
    • §  One Free Skate Rental at Red Arrow

Park People membership levels

  • Park Steward

    $40.00

    Our basic membership level for individuals and families includes above Park People package.

    Price: $40.00
  • Park Protector Membership

    $100.00

    Those who join at our "Protector" membership receive:

    The Park People Package mentioned above plus a Milwaukee County Parks Trails Map.

    Price: $100.00
  • Park Guardian Membership

    $250.00

    Guardian membership includes:

    Park People package mentioned above plus the book "101 Things to do in Milwaukee Parks". 

    Price: $250.00
  • Park Benefactor Membership

    $500.00

    Benefactor memberships include:

    Park People package mentioned above plus one Adopt a Tree.  A brass hang tag with words you choose will be placed on a tree in your favorite park recognizing your "adoption"

    Price: $500.00
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