Support Legacy Parks!

There are many ways to support Legacy Parks’ work to conserve our natural resources, create public places, and connect communities in East Tennessee!

Become a Friend!

By giving a donation, you become a Friend of Legacy Parks. Your Friend benefits include recognition for your support, discounts at participating retailers and restaurants, invitations to special events and more!

You may also make a donation in memory or in honor of someone special, as a meaningful way to show care and support. We will send an acknowledgement of your gift to the designated individual or family (your gift amount will not be disclosed).

For more information on bequests, trusts and planned gifts, please contact us at


Donate to Legacy Parks here


Affinity Partnerships

Affinity Partners support Legacy Parks by committing a minimum of $1,000 in goods, services or funds annually – and by promoting their partnership with Legacy Parks in ongoing communications to their clients and customers.

To become an Affinity Partner or to discuss ways to maximize your involvement with Legacy Parks Foundation, contact Sarah at 865-525-2585 or

2018 Affinity Partners:

Balter Beerworks, Bike the Smokies, Blackhorse Brewing, Central Flats & Taps, Cool Beans, Eagle Distributing, Earthadelic, Foundation Mortgage, Label Industries, Realty Trust Group, REI, Runners Market, SoKno Taco Cantina, The Tomato Head, Tupelo Honey Cafe, UT Federal Credit Union, Vick Dyer Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace, Realtors, West Hills Flats & Taps


Friend of a Friend Partnerships

Friend of a Friend Partners are businesses that support Legacy Parks by offering a 15% or more discount to our Friends of Legacy Parks, and promote the partnership through communications and advertisements.

2018 Friend of a Friend Partners:

3 Rivers Angler, Bearden Bike & Trail, Bike n Tri, Billy Lush Board Shop, Cedar Bluff Cycles, Central Flats & Taps, Cool Beans Bar and Grill, Eddie’s Health Shoppe, Foothills Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine, Fountain City Pedaler, Harper’s Bike Shop, Mast General Store, Runner’s Market, SoKno Taco Cantina, Stanley’s Greenhouses and Plant Farm, Tennessee Valley Bikes, UT Federal Credit Union, Visit Knoxville, West Hills Flats & Taps

See a full list of discount offers here!


Gifts of Land/Easements

A donation of land or establishment of an easement allows Legacy Parks to help expand our parks, preserve our green space and create more recreational opportunities to be enjoyed for generations to come.

For inquiries about land donations, please contact Carol Evans at 865.525.2585 or

Join these Friends of Legacy Parks in support our parks, trails, and waterways!

Tom Benton, Tim Evans, Anna & Tom Ford, Timothy & Deanna Hill, Audrine Honey, Doug & Lee Anne Smith,  Karen & Richard Smith, Texas Instruments

Victor Ashe, Ed Campbell, Madge Cleveland, Hannah Collins, Bill & Crissy Haslam, Katy Hill, Jenny Hines, Phillip Lawson, John Meadows, Richard Stair, Gordon Thomas

Philip Campbell, Howard Capito, Bart Carey, Brad Collett, Mindy & Tom Coulter,  Jenny Eversole, Pam Fansler, Thomas Ford, Tom Hannon, Mary Jane & Marvin House, Adrian & Larsen Jay, Amy Machtay, Catherine & Mark Mamantov, Sandy & David Martin, Lyn Overholt, Finbarr Saunders, Will Skelton, Sharon & Larry Smith, George Wallace, WBIR, Connie & Wayne Whitehead, Annette & Barry Winston

Doug Bataille, John Becker, Mark Campen, Lindsey & Briton Collins, Jeff Cooper, Evelyn Davis, Laura Duncan, Bruce Evans, Dean Farmer, Terry & Charlie Faulkner, Marguerite & Randal Graham, Ashlea & Gerald Green, Marsha & Duane Grieve, Jenny Hines, Deborah Lutz, Susan Mobley, Martha Olson, Sara & Ben Pinnell, Nelson Pratt, Bill Reeves, Jean Gauger & Hiram Rogers, Ruth & Ken Rueter, Jennifer Schroeder, Alan Solomon, Marshall Stair, Stanley’s Plant Farm, Amy Styles, Karen Sundback, Patti & Greg Swersky, Tom Weiss, Jessyca & Greg Williams, Susan Williams, Kathleen Wright

Fred Anderson, Adam Arnold, Susan Arp, Thomas Ballard, Hal Bibee, Dianne Blane, Christine Bloake, Linda Bolen, Daniel Boles, Gena Bozeman, Linda & Charlie Bozeman, Cardin Bradley, Gordon Burghart, Howard Capito, Matthew Castle, Alan & Nancy Cheatham, Betsy Child, Maureen Cianciolo, Vincent Cianciolo, Charlie Cianciolo, Paul Cianciolo, Sandra Clark, Thomas Coburn, Doug Colclasure, Bob Collier, David Collins, Katharine Pearson Criss, Eddie Crook, Lauren Cunningham, Mary Fran Darwin, Thomas & Marleen Davis, Wayne Davis, Robert Denovo, Vick Dyer, Diane Edwards, Ronald Englert, George Ewart, Carolyn Fairbank, Lynn Faust, Sue & Neil Fischer, Lara Fleming, J Mark Fly, Foothills Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine, Gary & Mary Dianne Forry, Michael Fowler, Bruce Fox, Louise Frazier, Kim Friar, Kathleen Gibi, Matt Googe, Gayden Green, Gerald Green, Kristin Lee Grove, Keith Hagedorn, Beth & Mike Hamil, Christine Hamilton, RuthAnne Hanahan, Becky Hancock, Happy Hikers, Hatcher-Hill Properties, Tyler Hays, Kelly Headden, Cameron & Brock Hill, Janie & Robert Hill, Barbara Hillard, Lila Honaker, Nikki & Chris Hood, Ricky Jackson, Tonjanita Johnson, Patricia Jones, Roger Kane, Erin Kelbly, Kaye Kilgore, Carlen & Mike LeCompte, Teresa & Robert Levey, Lynne Liddington, Susan & David Long, John Long, Deborah Lutz, Dawn Majors, Linda Martin, Callie Massey,  Morton Massey, Bill Mason, Nicholas Maute, Patrick McMahon, Karly McMurry, Nancy Michaels, William Morrow, Layla Mosadegh, Kevin Murphy, Ellen Oblow, Shannon O’Shaughnessy, Mike Parish, Dimpal Patel, John Patterson, Karen Pryor, Dennis Ragsdale, Amy Richardson, Allison & Grant Rosenberg, Judith Rosenberg, Alan Shipley, Pamela Shirley, Brent Starling, Joel Stefanini, Sue & John Stuhl, Pamela Treacy, Hailey Threlkeld, Kim Trent, John Tullock, Nancy Vala, Tamara Warner, Susanne White, Sharon & Jack Whitehead, Paul Willson