Gifts & Memorials

Anoka County Parks and Recreation Department welcomes donations from organizations, individuals or businesses for use in the Anoka County Parks and Recreation Department system. Community residents and business can honor special events or loved ones through the donation program.

Three forms of memorials/donations will be offered and accepted within the Parks System:

  1. Living Legacy
  2. Bench Memorial
  3. General Donation
  • Minimum of $500.00 is requested to cover the tree and associated costs.
  • Tree diameter, species and location will be determined by the County and donor to best fit the need of the specific park environment and to match the dollar amount donated.
  • Donations will be memorialized through a resolution presented to the County Board.
  • The county will assure the life and maintenance of the donated tree(s) for a period of three years after they have been planted.