FIRST RUN relies on the community for financial support:
FIRST RUN has been challenged with the task of raising $50,000 for the dog run's restoration. New York Parks Dept. will double all donations received this year. We relie on the community for our financial support. If you use the run, please consider making a donation now:
Friends of First Run is the offical fundraising organization for the Tompkins Square Dog Run.
Please make your check payable to:
FRIENDS OF THE FIRST RUN
203 Rivington Street - Suite 5D
New York, New York 10002
Can I make a donation online?
Absolutely! And you should do it as fast as you can! Click Here >>
Can I make a cash donation?
You can give a cash donation to any volunteer manager (Gunnar, Charllie, or Heather). However we cannot give tax deductible receipts for cash donations.
Should I apply for a grant or get my company to sponsor a dog run project?
Yes, this is vital for our survival so thanks for even thinking of it!
Many corporations and small businesses award grants to community organizations like FIRST RUN. Please inquire at your place of business.
If you discover a grant that you would like to apply for, please contact Friends of Frist Run. They keep a tally of grants the we have applied for and will be able to provide you with the necessary information and our tax exempt number. Thanks.
If you see something that might be improved, or want to help out with more heavy-duty projects, let us know!
Large Dog Run
Small Dog Run