Patrons of the ARC

PARC's Vision: Increased adaptive recreation opportunities in our community.

The Patrons of the Adaptive Recreation Center (PARC) is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization whose mission is to support the Edith Ball Adaptive Recreation Center and the expansion of inclusive/adaptive facilities.

PARC operates as a private organization guided by a volunteer Board of Directors.

Please Be Involved! We need your financial support and/or your time.

Donations to PARC in any amount are greatly appreciated. Funds enable us to provide support to programs, provide equipment and facility improvements, training of staff and other identified needs.

PARC is now a State of Arizona Department of Revenue “Qualified Charitable Organization”. This means that donations to PARC can be claimed on your Arizona State taxes, dollar for dollar up to $400 for an individual or $800 for a couple. Donations for Arizona State taxes are due by April 15.

Send checks made out to Patrons of the Adaptive Recreation Center, 900 S. Randolph Way, Tucson, AZ 85716.

Examples of past support include:

  • Play equipment at Edith Ball Adaptive Recreation Center
  • Shade structure at the Therapeutic Recreation Center
  • Water transport and exercise equipment for the Edith Ball Center
  • Aquatic therapy training for the Edith Ball Center and also for citywide staff

PARC is looking for volunteers who would be interested in serving on the Board of Directors or on one of the standing or special committees.

Please call 791-5643 for more information.

Get your chub now! The chub commemorates the dedication of the ARC in 2004 and is representative of the artistic chubs found throughout the center. Available now for only $25.