Give NOLA Day

ONE day to give as ONE

On May 5, 2015, Friends of City Park is participating in GiveNOLA Day, the community’s one-day, online giving event. It is 24 hours of unprecedented giving, and it’s your chance to make a real difference, right here in our community.

On May 5th we'll be celebrating and welcoming your credit card donations - at the Carousel and new Ladybug Roller Coaster. For a minimum donation of $10/person (credit card donations only) you get to enjoy riding as many times as you'd like, a drink and Mexican nachos from Parker’s Cafe in Carousel Gardens.
5pm – 7:30pm: ride the rides and get your face painted!
7:30pm – 10pm: will be geared towards a young professionals late night crowd with music and beer (Modelo and Corona) for Cinco de Mayo!

Gifts given that day will receive a portion of a $200,000 Lagniappe Fund, plus have a chance at additional awards and prizes – making your dollar go further.
In an effort to maximize our dollars for Lark in the Park, all funds raised through GiveNOLA Day will go towards the Park's endowment fund. 

We need you to help us with three things:
1. Mark GiveNOLA Day on your calendar for May 5th and bookmark our giving link:
a. http://givenola.org/#npo/friends-of-city-park
2. Please make a donation to support us on Tuesday, May 5th.
3. Help us spread the word! Share with your friends and support Friends of City Park:
Use: #iheartcitypark and/or  #GiveNOLACityPark

GiveNOLA Day is a way for our community to come together to give as one. Please do not hesitate to contact Friends of City Park if you have any questions.



Since 1906, visitors have flocked to City Park to see the "flying horses" on the antique carousel, one of only 100 wooden carousels still operating in the country and the only one in Louisiana.