City Donation Program
Would you like to honor a family member by placing a brick with their name inlaid near the Seaplane Base or City Hall? Or, recognize them on a wall of appreciation at Woodlea Sports Complex? Below is an opportunity to not only honor someone special, you can also help another individual through a scholarship program, purchase new books for the Tavares Library Book Drive, or donate to the First Responder Memorial Fountain. Below is a list of opportunities to participate in the City of Tavares Donation Program.
For more information on the City of Tavares Donation Program please contact the City Clerk at 352.742.6209 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For $250, a Donor can donate to a City Program listed below and receive recognition as indicated:
: Economic Development
: Waterfront Beautification Donation Program
A continuous waterfront beautification maintenance program.
: An 8-inch brick inlaid into the path near the seaplane base with the first and last name of the person being honored or couple or family being recognized, plus a paper certificate to keep and name read into the record at a City Council meeting.
: Police Officers In Memory Fund of Tavares Police Officers Paula Crow and Mike Poole.
: Reimburse a portion of a new recruit's Police Academy costs after being hired as a Tavares Police Officer and successful completion of their probationary period.
4-inch nameplate (First and Last Name) placed on the wall of appreciation at the Police Station plus a paper certificate to take home plus name read into the record at a City Council meeting.
: City Clerk
: An 8-inch brick inlaid into the plaza surrounding City Hall with the first and last name of the person being honored or couple or family being recognized, plus a paper certificate to keep and name read into the record at a City Council meeting.
: Tavares Youth Recreation Scholarship Program
Provide funding towards youth recreational program fees and cost for those children who cannot afford the participation fees and costs.
: Tavares Library Book Drive
Provide funding towards the purchase of new books
: Emergency Management
: Emergency Management Communication Equipment Program
Provide funding for Emergency Management Equipment.
: Public Safety
: First Responder Memorial Fountain
Provide funding towards a First Responder Memorial Fountain honoring Police, Fire, EMS, and 911 Dispatchers located adjacent to the Tavares Public Safety complex.
: Human Resource
: City Employee Appreciation Program
Provide funding towards the City Employee Appreciation Program
Name of Program: Utility in Memory Fund of Wayne Brown and Charlie Carter.
Program Description: Scholarship of $500 to a Tavares High School student pursuing an environmental degree.
Donation Amount: $250.00
Recognition: 4-inch nameplate (First and Last Name) placed on a wall of appreciation at the Utility Administration Building. This will include a paper certificate to take home and the name read to be read at a City Council meeting.