Membership Matters

Friends of Sarasota County Parks
Dedicated to preserving and improving Sarasota County parks

No one can do it alone, and the Friends of Sarasota County Parks is certainly no exception. Established in 2003, the Friends is a 501(c)3 organization founded to support the efforts of the Sarasota County Department of Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources with maintaining and increasing the value/importance of our parks as places of natural beauty, recreation and education for all.

If you ENJOY the parks, please consider becoming a member.

  • Individual $20/year
  • Senior Individual $15/year
  • Protector $50/year
  • Patron $100/year
  • Benefactor $500/year

With membership, you will receive:

  • The monthly newsletter (email or snail mail-your choice)
  • Discounts on merchandise,
  • Discounts through parkPERKS* at local partners (i.e. restaurants, stores, services) and
  • Priority registration to Friends programs.
  • Click below on membership and start enjoying the benefits, knowing you are helping support one of our community most beautiful assets.

Membership Application

*parkPERKS savings and discounts are exclusive benefits for Friends of Sarasota County Park members. The businesses listed have graciously agreed to participate in parkPerks, special offers and discounts for Friends of Sarasota County Park Members. Please check back frequently for updates, new companies and more services.

(Sample of the parkPERKS card)

List of businesses with a description and logo (coming in soon)