Splash Pad

This Giving Tuesday (Nov 30), help us "Make a Splash" by donating to the Texas Drive Park Splash Pad. The Township is matching all donations made on Giving Tuesday, up to $25,000.

Texas Drive Park Splash Pad ProjectChildren Playing in a Water Park

Help us "Make a Splash" in Texas Township by donating to the construction of a splash pad at Texas Drive Park.

Our goal is to raise $400,000 for the project, which is estimated to cost $541,000. We've partnered with Texas Township Friends of Parks and Trails to assist with fundraising for the project. Your support can provide a new featured park amenity for local families to enjoy while also drawing families and visitors to our downtown core, benefiting our local businesses.

Details & Overview

  • Estimated size: 2,000 SqFt
  • Located near new playground equipment
  • 15 to 20 Spray Features
  • 3 Zones: Toddler, Young Child and Family Friendly
  • No entry fees, free to the community!

Maintenance & Sustainability

  • Well installation to reduce operating costs
  • Push-button to start various segments and conserve water during non-use
  • Anticipated annual maintenance costs: $5,000

All donations are tax-deductible and will be used for the construction or maintenance of the splash pad.

Donate Online

Donate By Check

Please make checks payable to “Texas Township Friends of Parks and Trails” and include Splash Pad in the memo line. 

Checks can be mailed to: 

Texas Township
Attn: Splash Pad
7110 West Q Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Donations & Corporate Sponsorships

There are many ways individuals and corporations can donate toward the project! We welcome gifts of any amount but have some suggested giving levels and several corporate sponsorship options available. 

  • All donations are tax-deductible and will go towards construction or maintenance
  • Please make checks payable to Friends of Texas Township Parks and Trails
  • If you are interested in providing an in-kind donation, please contact us by email

View the Corporate Sponsorship Packet (PDF)

Corporate Sponsorship Levels

  1. Drip / Spritz / Sprinkle - $1-499
  2. Spray - $500
  3. Fountain - $1,000
  4. Splash - $2,500
  5. Wave - $5,000
  6. Waterfall - $10,000
  7. Tidal Wave - $25,000
  8. Monsoon - $50,000
  9. Tsunami - $150,000+ (Naming Rights)

Drip Donor Level - $25

Spritz Donor Level - $100

Sprinkle Donor Level - $250

All donations are tax-deductible

Thank You to Our Major "Make a Splash" Donors

Tidal Wave Sponsors - $25,000-$49,999

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Wave Sponsors - $5,000-$9,999

Ron and Peggy Shepard