New Hampshire State Park Donations

Anyone wishing to make a monetary or in-kind donation to the State Park System can send in a formal letter to Philip A. Bryce, Director of Parks and Recreation indicating what it is they wish to donate, its value if other than money, and whether they would like the donation applied to the State Park System as a whole, or to a specific State Park.

Letters can be sent either by fax (603-271-3553) or email (philip.bryce@dred.nh.gov), or by postal mail to the attention of Monique Crete, 172 Pembroke Rd, Concord, NH 03301

Previous Donations and Donors

Description Value Donated by
Commissioned sculpture of 2 diving seals at Hampton Beach State Park "In Process"
$75,000 Alexander Renard Gezalian
Eliot ME
Donation for the construction of a nature trail at Bedell Bridge State Park
$30,000
Susan Brown
North Haverhill, NH
For care and maintenance of Winslow State Park $10,000 D. Morgan Foundation
In memory of Dolly Conron
Longtime and dedicated employee at the park.
Appropriated amounts to each park account at Franconia Notch, Echo Lake, White Lake, Bear Brook and Hampton Beach State Parks $15,000 Reach the Beach Relay
Woodsville MA
2005 Car Master Enclosed Tool Trailer and various trail maintenance tools for use by the New Hampshire State Parks Volunteer Program and maintenance tools for use at Miller State Park. $3,590 Appalachian Mountain Club - NH Chapter
Gift of services (Ordinance Machine Shop) at Fort Stark State Historic Site
$3,500 Wilfred Hall 
New Castle NH
Purchase of uniforms for staff at Hampton Beach State Park $2,000 Special Olympics
Manchester NH
20 foot dock (aluminum/wood) at Lake Tarleton State Park
$1,950 Charles and Jill Muntz
Lyme NH
Kitchen facility improvments at Mount Washington State Park
$1,000 Eastern Wind Power Inc.
Cambridge MA
Appreciation to staff with mountaintop research at Mount Washington State Park $1,000
Eastern Wind Power Inc.
Cambridge MA
General upkeep for Echo Lake State Park
$400    Patricia & Shaun Kenney
North Conway, NH
21 umbrellas for lifeguard chairs at Hampton Beach State Park $282 Jean Mcelrath  
Billerica MA
Sugar River Recreational Rail Trail maintenance for the Bureau of Trails $280 Multiple people in memory of
Albert G Brooks
General use funds for Odiorne Point State Park $250 Denis Kokernak
North Hampton NH
For trail maintenance and signage for the Bureau of Trails
$250 NH Quarter Horse Association
Concord NH
Hiker rescue medical supplies at Mount Washington State Park $250 Ken Elliott in memory of
Richard DeBlois
Hiker rescue medical supplies at Monadnock State Park
$150
Catherine E. Phillips
Norwell MA
General upkeep for Monadnock State Park
$100
Kelly A. Facteau
Donation donated into the State Park Fund$100Nancy Mozier
Pembroke, NH
In memory of Jim Law
Donation donated into the State Park Fund $50   James & Pamela Colon
Old Chatham, NY
In memory of Gerald Holly
Donation donated into the State Park Fund $25Cynthia (Burton) Seavey
Candia, NH
In memory of Jim Law
Donation donated into the State Park Fund  $20Marcia Gagnon
Manchester, NH
In memory of Jim Law