Buy a Brick Program
The Kettering Parks Foundation is actively selling bricks to be placed at the Kettering Veteran’s Plaza and Charles F. Kettering History Walk. Bricks come in various sizes and price ranges. A 4″x8″ brick sells for $100 and can utilize up to three lines of text (up to 42 characters total). An 8″x8″ brick sells for $250 and can utilize up to 6 lines of text (up to 84 characters total). A 12″x12″ brick sells for $500 and can utilize up to 8 lines of text (up to 112 characters total). The buy a brick program is a great way to honor a loved one, support the community and assist in the preservation of the Kettering Veteran’s Plaza and Charles F. Kettering History Walk. Bricks can be purchased by using the Buy a Brick Form.
Kettering Veterans & Inventor Campaign
We are pleased to officially dedicate the Kettering Veteran’s Plaza and Charles F. Kettering History walk to the City of Kettering on November 11, 2016. Below is a video showing the project’s construction process. Click here to view an interactive map to learn more about the history of Charles F. Kettering and a deeper dive into the history depicted on the military pillars of the Veteran’s plaza.
The Kettering Veterans & Inventor Campaign is a major fund raising effort by the Kettering Parks Foundation and the campaign committee to secure the funds needed to complete and sustain two new projects to be located in Delco Park. The projects are: The Kettering Veterans Memorial and The Charles F. Kettering History Walk.. All funds will be privately raised through this campaign effort. Click on the logo to get more information or make a contribution.
Partners for Healthy Youth Asset Banners
Partners for Healthy Youth has launched a new campaign called Build Assets Kettering! I’m In, Are You? We’re looking for Banner Partners – individuals and organizations to partner with us to get the word out in our community about the importance of building the 40 Assets in our youth! Learn more about the assets and how you can order your banner celebrating youth in Kettering online today! More information
Reach for the Sky Campaign
The Kettering Parks Foundation is proud to announce the ‘Reach for the Sky’ Campaign reached its goal of $115,000!
The Reach for the Sky campaign has been the most successful fundraising campaign in the Foundation’s history. The campaign raised for a permanent fund that will provide yearly scholarships to help ensure that all individuals and families have access to the Kettering Parks, Recreation and Culture Arts Department regardless of economic status. Thanks to all of our donors for your support!