We are a private, non-profit 501 c 3 organization that works in collaboration with the City of San Mateo Parks and Recreation Department to support parks, recreation programs and capital projects that can be enjoyed by all San Mateo residents.

We believe that parks play a vital role in creating a healthy and vibrant community by:

  • Providing every child a safe and enjoyable place to play
  • Making our neighborhoods attractive and livable
  • Providing access to the serenity and inspiration of nature; and
  • Bringing people together to create memories that last a lifetime

We invite you to build a healthier, more vibrant community by investing in people and parks and supporting the work of the San Mateo City Parks and Recreation Foundation.


Central Park Playground Renovation Rendering

Welcome to the San Mateo City Parks and Recreation Foundation!

San Mateo City Parks and Recreation Foundation
330 W. 20th Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94403

Phone: (650) 522-7400
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