Park Bench Donation

It is the policy of The Town of Blowing Rock to accept donations for installing benches within the Town maintained areas to memorialize or honor a family member or friend, or to commemorate a special occasion. All donations shall be in compliance with the following:

-Donations for memorials will be accepted for purchasing and installing park benches approved by Blowing Rock Parks.
-Memorial/honorarium benches are permitted to memorialize/honor a family member or friend, or at the discretion of the Blowing Rock Parks Director, to commemorate a special event.
-Memorial/honorarium bench location will be approved by the Blowing Rock Parks Director.
-Memorial/honorarium donations for park benches will be recognized by a plaque, all of which are the same size, type, and mounting, with plaque language approved by the Blowing Rock Parks Director. The donor will receive a certificate recognizing their donation.
-Blowing Rock Parks staff shall maintain record of each donation. The record shall contain all pertinent information such as the donor’s name, person’s name that is being memorialized/commemorated, and type of donation (tree/bench).

Process for Park Bench Donation:
1. Complete an online request.
2. Payment is due.
3. Park Bench and Plaque is ordered.
* It can take up to 16 weeks (weather permitting) to put out park bench with plaque once ordered.

Cost:
Park Bench Donation: $2000 – This is for a new bench and a 3”x 5” bronze plaque on the bench.
Program Type Donations
Program Subcategory Park Donations
Program Code -
Online Registration Yes
Enrollment Begin Date 1/1/2019
Enrollment End Date -
Instructor(s) -
Gender Any Gender
Enrollment Minimum -
Maximum -
Grade Minimium -
Maximum -
Age Minimum -
Maximum -
Donation
Residency Restriction -None-
Membership Restrictions -
Amount $2,000.00