Memorial & Tribute Gift Program

Donate a Tree, Bench, or Picnic Table

Remember a loved one or memorialize a special event by purchasing a tree, park bench, picnic table, or paver to be placed in an Urbandale Park of your choice. These donations are tax deductible as allowed by the IRS and are a wonderful way to celebrate a special event, achievement, or honor a loved one.

Costs range from $200 to $2,500 and there are opportunities to locate the donation in many of Urbandale's 50+ local parks. You can also make a simple one-time contribution toward recreation programs or equipment. Call or email our office for more information.

Available items:

PaverSmall or Large Paver: $200/$300

TreeTree: $800

BenchBench: $1,900

Picnic TablePicnic Table: $2,500

View our brochure (PDF) with donor options and donation form that can be printed and mailed with your contribution. Or sign up ONLINE.  Your generosity will be acknowledged with a plaque or letter, depending upon the donation option selected.

Thank you for considering a memorial gift! Please contact the Urbandale Parks and Recreation Department at 515-278-3963 for additional questions or gift opportunities.

Cooperative Effort

Urbandale's Memorial and Tribute Gift Program is a cooperative effort by the City of Urbandale Parks and Recreation Department and Urbandale Friends of the Parks.

City of Urbandale
Urbandale Friends of the Parks
  1. Jan Herke

    Director of Parks & Recreation

  2. Parks & Recreation

    Physical Address
    3600 86th Street
    Urbandale, IA 50322

    Phone: 515-278-3963

    Monday through Friday
    8 a.m. to 5 p.m.