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The Kade Damian Healing Hearts Park

The Playful Child has partnered with the City of Georgetown, TX, and the Parks and Recreation Department to design, build, and help maintain a public park and playground in memory of Kade Damian and all children who now live on in our hearts and memories.

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1306 Country Club Drive
Georgetown, TX 78628
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In July 2019, the City of Georgetown provided 6 acres of land located at 1306 Country Club Drive for the Kade Damian Healing Hearts Park!

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The 6 acres that have been dedicated to this project is raw land. This means that we have to design and raise the funds to install utilities, roads, trails, parking lot, landscaping, playground equipment, and more.  

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We envision a space that allows everyone the opportunity to play, relax, remember, and honor children who now live in our hearts and memories.  It is our goal to design a space that will include memorials (such as benches, tables, art, statues, trees, and plaques), trails, a natural playground, pavilion with picnic area, bathroom, parking, access to the Georgetown San Gabriel River Trail system, and ample shade.  We plan to offer grieving parents the opportunity to memorialize their loved ones as we create and build this special and unique place.  

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Jeff Lindstrom and Meade Mitchell traveled to Georgetown, TX, on November 4th, 2019, to meet with the park design committee and get everything started.  A children's design committee met in October 2019 to contribute ideas and The Playful Child conducted an online survey to solicit community input.  Above, are image boards that show ideas of what we visualize having in the memorial park.  On December 20, 2019, the memorial park design committee met to review the final edits to the conceptual design.  We are very excited about what has been created and hope these plans help you and our community visualize what a special place we are working to create!  

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The cost of phase 1 construction is $2 million dollars.  With your support we can achieve this goal!

At the start of 2021, The Playful Child  welcomed Covey Landscape Architects to our park planning team.  The Covey team has worked with the Park Development Committee, Playful Child board, and Georgetown Parks & Recreation Department to create phase 1 plans for The Kade Damian Healing Hearts Park.  

At the start of 2022, The Playful Child started working to develop a capital campaign to raise the remaining funds needed to complete The Kade Damian Healing Hearts Park.  Ground breaking is dependent on raising the funds needed for construction.  Now is the perfect time to join The Playful Child on this journey and help create a community treasure which will give back to the Georgetown and Central Texas residents for years to come!

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The Playful Child is looking for partners and sponsors to help build the Healing Hearts Park. 

Click on the donate now button now to invest in this work of heart! Read more about our sponsorship levels by clicking below.  Your donation will help create a community asset that will be treasured for years to come!  

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