The Mokena Community Park Foundation is a 501(c)3 charitable foundation. Its mission is to raise funds to provide:

     *     Scholarships for Park District or Community Affiliate organizations to underprivileged

            children of the community.

     *     Capital projects

     *     Landscape and beautification projects

     *     Scholarships for local residents attending an accreditied college or university to obtain a

            degree in the Parks and Recreation field


Foundation Board of Directors:

President: Dennis Buxbaum

Vice-President: Dennis Bagdon

Secretary: Mary Beth Windberg

Treasurer: Patti Parli

Board Member: Jeff Apel

Board Member: Steve Jacobson

Board Member: Beverly Schickel

Board Member: Melissa Fedora

Board Member: Dawn Morsovillo

Ex-officio Member: Greg Vitale

If you would like to contact us, please email


Financial Aid for Park District Programming

The Foundation also offers full or partial assistance for needy families to participate in other Park District programming. (Tuition-based and membership-based programs excluded)

Appplicants must reside within the boundaries of the Mokena Community Park District. Please download the application here. 


2020 Golf Outing - Cancelled due to Covid-19 Pandemic