Welcome to the Greater Metro Parks Foundation

Supporting our families and communities with spaces to play, learn, and grow. Visit your local park today!

We are a private, nonprofit (501c3) citizens' organization that works in tandem with the Metropolitan Park District to enhance parks and recreation program and capital projects for Tacoma neighborhoods. 

We invite you to build a healthier, more vibrant community by investing in people and parks.

Because Parks Matter... in assuring that everyone in our community has the opportunity to play, learn, and grow in a healthy environment.

Read our 2013 Annual Report