Projects Want to start a project through OPF? Complete the Project Fund Application here All ProjectsIn ProgressOngoingCompleted Powder coat Hanscom Park's new gazeboHeartland Steel has donated a new steel gazebo after a suspected arson burned the old one. Help fund Hanscom's new gazebo's powder coating (durable paint-like coating on the metal frame). Support the project City of Omaha Celebrates America Concert Annual concert and fireworks display at Memorial Park. Contact Us to be a Corporate Event Sponsor Gallagher ParkPlayground renovation and expansion. Expected completion - 2024. Day Camp ScholarshipsDedicated fund to provide scholarships to Omaha children to attend summer day camp. We continuously collect donations to provide these scholarships. Children's Scholarships for LessonsDedicated fund to provide scholarships to Omaha children to take lessons for swimming, golf, and tennis. We continuously collect donations to provide these scholarships. Junior Scholarship ProgramDedicated fund to provide scholarships to Omaha children to learn tennis, swimming, golf, and attend day camps. Embracing Peace Statue InstallationTo celebrate Memorial Park's 75th anniversary in 2023, we're raising funds to bring Seward Johnson's enormous statue "Embracing Peace" to the park. Miller ParkMajor renovationProject completed. Motto McLean Ice Arena Improvements New Day Camp at Mandan ParkFunds to start a 5th day camp to meet the high demand. This new day camp set to begin in 2024. North Omaha Trail ProjectCreation of a cultural bike and walking trail that will tie in to the Paxton Boulevard Trail and connect several of North Omaha’s community anchors. Click here to see a map of the new trail.In collaboration with: Omaha Parks and Recreation "Wish List" FulfillmentMake an impact every day with these much needed, used, and appreciated items throughout our parks & recreation system. Shop our Wish List on Amazon Parkside Park Playground RenovationMajor renovation. Benson Park ALLPLAYAll-Inclusive Playground Renovation and SplashpadProject completed. Elmwood Park Playground ExpansionMajor renovation. Project completed. Happy Hollow TrailAdded trash receptacles.Project completed. Kerrie Orozco Field at Miller ParkMajor renovation.Project completed. Korean-Vietnam War Memorial Statue Refurbishment Project completed. Levi Carter Park Playground and SplashgroundMajor renovation. Project completed. Metcalfe Park Playground RenovationMajor renovation.Project completed. Memorial Park Rose GardenNew rose bushes, decorative trees, and new benches (2020) Project completed. Mockingbird Neighborhood Tree ReplantingProject completed. Omaha's Giving TreesFunding the restoration of Omaha's tree canopy after the July 2021 storms. Project completed. Regency Park Playground RenovationMajor renovation.Project completed. Schroeder-Vogel Playground RenovationMajor renovation.Project completed. Standing Bear Lake Floating TrailMajor renovation.Project completed. Veteran’s Shine OnEvent included speakers, a laying of the wreath ceremony, music, and the grand lighting of the WWII Colonnade to honor our veterans.Project completed November 2021.