The perfect team — public and private partners!
Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers
Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers became a community partner in 2015 as presenting sponsor of our first annual July 4th event- the Independence Day Block Party. In 2016, Freddy's made a generous commitment to the Foundation and the community, as they became the exclusive sponsor of our July 4th event- now christened Red, White & BOOM- through 2018. As a company founded and headquartered in Wichita, Freddy's is committed to the city and community events such as Red, White & BOOM.
Taco Shop has been a community partner of Wichita Park & Recreation for the last seven years. Their donations have supported recreational activities such as Junior NBA and WNBA; a basketball league which was offered at all the recreational centers. Taco Shop’s donation now goes towards sponsoring the annual Night with Santa event.
LongHorn Steakhouse became a community partner in 2012, their staff from the northwest and east locations volunteers with Wichita Park & Recreation for the annual Night with Santa event, Easter Egg Hunt event and with the Foundations’ fundraising events. They are committed to the Wichita community and helping with enhancing the quality of life for area residents.
Academy Sports & Outdoors became a community sponsor in December 2012. For the last year, Academy Sports & Outdoors has donated product such as bicycles, cinch sacks with their company logo, outdoor game packages, and camping packages as prizes for community activities and events.
Connoisseur Media is home to 97.1 BOB-FM and 100.5 HANK FM, which has helped raise over a million dollars for approximately 30 local non-profit organizations in the Wichita area. The Wichita Parks Foundation would like to welcome Connoisseur Media and their staff as exclusive media partners promoting the WPF community fundraising events for 2015.
There are many waysyou can become a community partner! We are always looking for cash and in-kind donations to help with community fundraising events or volunteers to help in many different ways.
If you are interested in volunteering to help with one of our fundraising events or serving on a committee, see the volunteer tab for more information. Have a group that would like to volunteer? Contact us and we can help coordinate your group with a park cleanup project or one of recreations holiday events.