Memorial & Tribute Gift Program

Donate a Tree, Bench, or Picnic Table

Remember a loved one or memorialize a special event by purchasing a tree, park bench, picnic table, or paver to be placed in an Urbandale Park of your choice. These donations are tax deductible as allowed by the IRS and are a wonderful way to celebrate a special event, achievement, or honor a loved one.

Costs range from $150 to $1,750 and there are opportunities to locate the donation in many of Urbandale’s 50+ local parks. You can also make a simple one-time contribution toward recreation programs or equipment. Call or email our office for more information.

Available items:

PaverSmall or Large Paver: $150/$300


TreeTree: $800


BenchBench: $1,300


Picnic TablePicnic Table: $1,750

View our brochure (PDF) with donor options and donation form that can be printed and mailed with your contribution. Your generosity will be acknowledged with a plaque or letter, depending upon the donation option selected.

Thank you for considering a memorial gift! Please contact the Urbandale Parks and Recreation Department at 515-278-3963 for additional questions or gift opportunities.

Cooperative Effort


Urbandale’s Memorial and Tribute Gift Program is a cooperative effort by the City of Urbandale Parks and Recreation Department and Urbandale Friends of the Parks.
City of Urbandale
Urbandale Friends of the Parks