The Friends of Cannizaro Park is a registered charity, working for the maintenance and improvement of the Park for the benefit of the community. We’re a small committee of trustees and many dedicated volunteers who give up their time to ensure that the park remains a jewel in Wimbledon’s crown, a haven for wild life and an attraction for all its many visitors.
If you would like to know more about the Friends, our aims, opportunities for volunteering and the events we organise, and how to get involved or support us please look at the sections below or visit our Volunteering page.
The FoCP annual subscription is £15 a year or £150 for Life Membership. There are 3 ways to pay - Paypal, Cheque or Bank Transfer.
As a Registered Charity we can now collect Gift Aid on subscriptions and other donations. If you are a UK taxpayer, whichever method you choose, please complete and submit the Gift Aid form in the orange section below.
Membership Payments by paypal will be available in November
If you would like to pay by Bank Transfer please set up a Standing Order for £15 annually to the following account:
Friends of Cannizaro Park, Lloyds Bank, Sort code: 77 30 13, Account No: 86188368
Please state 'Subscription' in the reference field for your payment.
If you would like to pay by cheque please click on the Membership Form below to download the membership form which you can print out and return with your cheque.
Please make your cheque payable to Friends of Cannizaro Park, write ‘Subscription’ on the back, and send it to:The Friends of Cannizaro Park c/o: Willow House, 35 High Street, Wimbledon Village, SW19 5BY
Boost your donation by 25p for every £1 you donate. Gift Aid is reclaimed by the charity from the tax you pay for the current tax year. Your address is needed to identify you as a current UK taxpayer.
We invite your comments on the outline plans for the park over the next two years which were presented to the AGM on 21/10/18
These are provisional plans/estimates of cost and any proposed FOC expenditure will be managed within FOC’s financial constraints.
Fund raising via donations and sponsorship will be necessary to achieve some projects and any suggestions regarding this will be welcome.
The Friends of Cannizaro Park adopted its new Constitution at our AGM, 2015. We are now a Charitable Incorporated Organisation. The Objects as set out in the Constitution are:
(a) to promote, support and assist in the maintenance, improvement and enhancement of Cannizaro Park located in Wimbledon, London SW19 to be used and enjoyed by the community of the London Borough of Merton and the broader community of London and other interested parties.
(b) to do all such things as shall be conducive to the attainment of the above object including: promoting, supporting and assisting in the (i) continuation of the Park’s status as a Grade II listed garden; (ii) enhancement, maintenance and upkeep of the Park by the London Borough of Merton.
(c) identification and implementation of security measures for the Park.