December 2021 - Updates from the Forever Parks Foundation
Hello Friends of the Forever Parks Foundation,

We hope this email finds everyone recharged after a lovely holiday week and are excited for the new year! 2022 brings hope to many and we hope you find cheer in knowing it will continue to go up from here!

Pearland's first all inclusive playground - fundraising update!
As of today, we are now ninety six percent complete in reaching our fundraising target. We are super close and will be hopefully announcing soon when we can break ground! If you are planning to donate, we encourage you to do so before the end of the calendar year. Donors since November 19 include:

  • Nikki's DDR Family (Friend Level)
  • St. Andrew's Episcopal Church Liberatore (Friend Level)
  • John Graham 
Tour de Lites - Thank you!
The Forever Parks Foundation Pearland would like to send a HUGE thank you to everyone who came to our 28th annual Tour de Lites event. A great time was had by all and there were so many festive bicycles there. 

We had a successful evening with many bike riders and hay riders viewing the beautifully decorated homes in the Green Tee subdivision. All photos from this fun, family-friendly event can be found here. We hope you can join us again next year!  
We would like to express gratitude for the organizations and everyone that that made this event possible:
  • City of Pearland Parks and Recreation
  • Pearland Police Department
  • Pearland Fire Department
  • Green Tee Subdivision
  • Pearland Bicycles
  • The Joe Miller Family
  • Douglas Reed, Realtor
  • Vaughan Interests
  • Scooter’s Coffee
  • Houston’s Pink Box
  • Constable Buck Stevens
  • Helen Beckman
  • Texas Advantage Bank
  • Helen Todd
  • Linda and Bill Cowles
  • Tejas Imagery & Media Services
  • HEB
  • AYLUS Pearland Volunteers
  • Graphic Icons
Holiday Bike Giveaway
We were thrilled with the opportunity to partner with Parks and Recreation, Adult Education Center and Academy Sports and Outdoors for a Bicycle Giveaway event this year. Through the support of our generous sponsors we were able to provide 71 bicycles and helmets to deserving Pearland families this year. Special thanks to Councilman Woody Owens and Chris Canonico from Ardurra and the following sponsors for supporting this effort:
  • Ardurra
  • Pepper Lawson Waterworks
  • GC Engineering
  • Reytec
  • CDM Smith
  • Freese and Nichols
  • Terracon
Turkey Trot Results
Thank you to IRun Productions and Pearland Turkey Trot participants for continuing to support our organization. Contributions to date have surpassed $10,000! 
Continue to stay safe and stay well and we hope to see you on the trails soon!
Kelly Moody, FPF Board President
Interested in joining us to support this great cause?