Community development and progress are top priorities for area residents and businesses. This is demonstrated by the overwhelming financial support that has been gifted to The Rockford Recreation Legacy Fund. The Legacy Fund was established to provide opportunities for individuals and businesses to invest in equipment and Shanes Park improvements. Each improvement initiative enhances recreational opportunities for families and children of the Rockford Community and beyond.

Diamond #5 Project . Be A Part

JULY 12, 2023

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To accommodate the dynamic growth of the Rockford Recreation Youth Ball Programs, a vision has been set in motion. There are ways that you can partner in this vision to make Diamond #5 a reality.

Legacy Funds at Work

OCTOBER 16, 2012


OCTOBER 5, 2012

Concrete floors for Diamond 4 dugouts are poured this week at Shanes Park.  Thank you to all who are dedicating time to make this possible. Donations to the Legacy Fund are appreciated and enjoyed by our community and all that play here.  
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The Shanes Aerie #1292 Fraternal Order of Eagles presents an initial installment gift of $1000 to the Rockford Recreation Shanes Park Legacy Fund. This investment goes directly toward a $9000 improvement currently underway at Shanes Park. The project is comprised of cement block dugouts with concrete foundations on Diamond Four. The 26' x 9', metal roof structures, presently under construction, will provide shelter, safety and privacy for athletes and coaches.

Car Show Supports Improvements

OCTOBER 23, 2012

Here's news that might get your motor running! Ryan Sipe accepts a $3,000 donation from the Rockford Car Show Committee to be used towards the block dugouts that are presently being constructed on diamond #4. Any organization or individual can participate financially in the progress in action at Shanes Park by donating towards the Shanes Park Legacy Fund. A sincere thank you is extended to The Rockford Car Show Committee for their support.

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