Registration & Reservations To view our exciting catalog of activities, register for classes, or reserve a facility CLICK HERE.

Join Our Mailing List To receive information on our upcoming activities via email CLICK HERE.

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Donations Partnerships and Sponsorships

Columbus Recreation and Parks Department mission:
To enrich the lives of our citizens.



Partnerships provide private dollars and in-kind contributions that enable Columbus Recreation and Parks to:

  • Acquire land for future parks and fulfill maintenance needs for parks
  • Build and maintain facilities such as playgrounds, pools and community centers
  • Provide recreation and cultural programs for children, families and older adults

If you are interested partnership information, please contact Terri Marshall at 614.645.3032 or


P.L.A.Y. Donations

Kids love to play and you can help make that happen. The P.L.A.Y. grant program gives opportunities to area underprivileged youth to participate in Columbus Recreation and Parks Department fee based programs. Your gifts are tax-deductible. If interested, contributions can be sent to:

Columbus Recreation and Parks 
Jean Winters, Development Administrator  
1111 East Broad Street  
Columbus OH 43205
(Checks should be payable to: P.L.A.Y.)


Volunteer Opportunities

To learn more about the department’s many volunteer opportunities, please call (614) 645.3325.