The official fundraising interval for the East Bend City Sq. park has ended however neighborhood supporters of the park are persevering with to gather donations for particular additions.
These concerned about having a memorial brick paver on the park have till Sept. 30 to order bricks at $100 a bit.
Park committee member Jan Hicks mentioned that further gear for the park for youngsters who’re in another way abled can also be within the works.
“A gaggle has approached us about including some gadgets for youngsters with bodily challenges. Once they requested donations on-line for an ADA swing, it took lower than two hours to lift the cash,” Hicks mentioned. “Now, they wish to add outside musical panels or a sound backyard.”
Hicks mentioned this stuff are costlier however just like the swing, any youngster can use them, however they’re located so a baby in a wheelchair can play.
Anybody concerned about donating to assist the extra gear might make verify payable to and mail to: East Bend City Sq., 108 West Major Avenue, EB. It is a tax-deductible donation, and donors might be mailed a receipt.
“The city sq. committee did their greatest to plan probably the most actions for probably the most youngsters, however it’s virtually inconceivable to be all issues to all folks. We applaud the committee’s efforts and rejoice the truth that the neighborhood desires to supply entry to as many youngsters as potential,” Hicks added. “Any dimension donation will assist us meet our aim.”