Needs Funded – Van Buren State Park

Adopt a Garden A small pollinator garden is being established in 2022 thanks to the Findlay-Hancock Community Foundation, but there is more work to be done in the park to remove invasive plants and establish native pollinator plant species that will feed wildlife throughout the year. Contribution by a group that wishes to adopt an […]

Needs Funded – Strouds Run State Park (Athens, Ohio)

This dock will enable those with mobility issues to enjoy the serenity of kayaking on Dow Lake at Strouds State Park in Athens, Ohio.

Funded – Shawnee State Playground Equipment

Shawnee State Park now has new children’s play equipment at the Ohio River Campground area, thanks to the SOMC Development Foundation.

Funded – Companion Kayaks

Maumee Bay

Funded – Maumee Bay All Terrain Hiking Chair

People with all abilities can enjoy our trails with an all terrain hiking chair. Inquire at the lodge starting with the 2022 season.

Funded – Maumee Bay ADA Kayaks

Maumee Bay offers a pair of ADA kayaks for paddlers of all abilities, available at no charge. Inquire at the lodge during starting with the 2022 season.

Funded – Van Buren Pollinator Garden

Pollinator gardens establish biodiversity and cultivate a healthy ecosystem for wildlife in our parks.

Funded – Van Buren ADA Picnic Tables

ADA picnic tables are one of the many ways we extend the welcome mat to all.

Funded – Van Buren Sensory Path

Sensory paths help develop motor skills, including balance, hand-eye coordination and spatial awareness. Using all your senses to enjoy the outdoors is the ultimate goal, and a sensory path guides us, as children, to do just that.