Exelon Generation Trail
Celebrity Golf Classic 2019
Awarded OSLAND Grant
Putts & Suds Fore Parks 2020
Putts & Suds 2020 Costume Contest
People for Channahon Parks Foundation
The People for Channahon Parks (PFCP) Foundation was formed in 2009. PFCP is a 501(c)3 not for profit organization that solicits support for the Channahon Park District through volunteerism, gifts and grants, memberships, and planned giving opportunities. A Board of Directors consisting of 12 local community members acts to improve the quality of life for people utilizing the park system.
We provide opportunities for the preservation of open space and the development of recreational resources within the Channahon Park District.
To provide a vehicle for individuals, business, and industries to partner with the Channahon Park District through donations, fundraisers, grants, planned giving, and community outreach.
Discover Nature and Learn through Play! Our goal with Arroyo Trails is to reconnect our communities with nature! Construction at Arroyo Trails is in Phase 2. It includes an outdoor classroom council ring, outdoor amphitheater, nature themed playground with water play area, and many additional interpretive, educational and fun opportunities for children and families to experience nature. Phase 3 will include a pavilion shelter with restroom. The park will also feature many nature based educational programs offered throughout the year among the woodlands and grasslands on the property including summer camps, special events, and scout group programs.
Discover Nature and Learn Through Play! Arroyo Trails, A Discovery Woodlands is open to the community where families can enjoy the amenities of the park and being out in nature. The Exelon Generation Trail is a gorgeous one-mile (two-mile out and back) taking you along a woodlands discovery of Virginia Bluebells, winding creek bed with sightings of White Tailed Deer, Nestling birds, and Blue Heron. And The Morris Hospital and Healthcare Centers Fitness Stations, located at the Trailhead, are there for you to enjoy fitness inspired by nature, fresh air, and sunshine.
The People for Channahon Parks Foundation was formed in 2009. A Board of Directors consisting of (12) local community members acts to improve the quality of life for people utlizing the park systems. The Foundation is a 501(c) 3 not for profit that solicts support for the Channahon Park District through volunteerism, gifts and grants, memberships, and planned giving.
The People for Channahon Parks Foundation coordinates (2) Annual Fundrasiers to raise funds for Arroyo Trails, A Discovery Woodlands. Company and Corporate Sponsorships are obtained to make our events a success, and we appreciate our sponsors! Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on becoming a People for Channahon Parks Foundation Sponsor today!
Putts & Suds Fore Parks is a day filled with friends and Putt Putt! In 2020, Putts & Suds Fore Parks held it’s 5th Annual Fundraiser on March 7. Teams of (4) particpated in a pub crawl through Channahon, IL and stopped at (9) local restaurants/bars with the added challenge of a Putt Putt round at each stop. Scores were tallied and winners announced at the After Party with raffles, live DJ, and food and drink specials.
People for Channahon Parks Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic is a golf outing held annually at the Award Winning Heritage Bluffs Public Golf Course. In 2019, the Celebrity Golf Classic held it’s 3rd Annual Fundraiser on August 16. Teams and Single Golfers played a round of golf joined by celebrity captain, Eric Soderholm and other former Bears, Cubs and White Sox players in supporting the Arroyo Trails Nature Park. Check-in included free lunch, drinks, and raffles before the Shot Gun Start. Cocktail Reception in the evening complete with Buffet Dinner, Program Presentation, Celebrity Showcase, and Awards. Sponsorship Packages include company recognition, hole signs, and foursome or single golfer options. Click here to find out more!