The Santa Cruz County Parks Department welcomes and encourages donations to help maintain parks, support recreation programs, and fund capital improvement projects. No donation is too small and each and every gift is used to benefit our parks, programs, and activities.

To donate, please send a check to:

Santa Cruz County Parks, Open Space, and Cultural Services (or POSCS)
979 17th Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062

All contributions are tax deductible. Santa Cruz County’s Federal Tax ID # is 94-6000534

The list below shows current projects underway. If you would like to donate to one of these projects, write the project name in the memo line of the check.

  • Chanticleer Park - All-inclusive playground
  • Polo Grounds - Restroom and Concession
  • Seacliff Village Park
  • Simpkins Swim Center - Capital Improvement projects
  • Aquatic Programs
  • Quail Hallow Ranch
  • Adult & Senior Recreation
  • Youth Recreation
  • General Recreation

You can also fill out this form and use it for your tax purposes.

Thank you for your contribution!

Santa Cruz County Department of Parks, Open Space and Cultural Services
979 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
General Information (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Phone: (831)