Special Occassion

Send a Card, Give a Gift 

Option 1

Funds are desperately needed for highline posts and/or horse pens, picnic tables and firepits. Manure bunks are needed, too! Please help to get this beautiful campground open by helping to fund necessary amenities. ​​Donate as a business, as an individual, family, group of friends, as a club or organization. 

 (NOTE: Donors will be recognized on website and at the campground gathering area, but the state prohibits naming rights on these individual  park-approved items)

Option 3

All donations fund equestrian campground projects at Governor Dodge State Park. 

As a 501(c)3 charity, donations are tax deductible to the extent of the law. 

Donate ANY AMOUNT to the Governor Dodge State Park Equestrian Campground Fund with PayPal, or Credit Card, Debit Card, ACH or a check. 

NECESSARY Amenities:

Highlines $300 per site

Picnic Tables $365 per site

Fire rings $275 per site

OR Donate any amount! 


Endowment Fund 

Checks should be made payable to FOGD Equestrian Campground Fund and mailed to Friends of Governor Dodge Equestrians, PO Box 154, Whitewater, WI 53190

Be EXTRAORDINARY with a donation of $1,000 and receive a brick in your name as part of the 100 Extraordinary Friends or Extraordinary Women  campaigns. Or celebrate an extraordinary friend, family member, mentor, or special animal companion by purchasing a brick in their honor. These personalized bricks will be permanently displayed at the new equestrian campground at Governor Dodge State Park. 

One time gift of $1,000,  or 5 monthly payments of $200, or 10 monthly payments of $100

BE AN EXTRAORDINARY FRIEND of Governor Dodge State Park

​​Your gift of of $1,000 will complete an entire campsite site with horse highline, footing, campsite picnic table, fire ring and campsite number marker. 

​A personalized brick at the group gathering area in your name or in honor or in memory of someone special will be permanently displayed at the campground gathering area. 

​​​​​Option 5


 As popular as it is, the completed electric service to each site came with a price tag of $62,000 which has exhausted funds.

Campground Amenities: 20 campsites


​Option 4

Join us on Facebook

​​Friends of Governor Dodge - Equestrians


Corrals $2,000 per site

​OR Donate any amount!

Be Extraordinary! Commemorative Brick Included With Donation

Give the gift of sustainability.  The Friends of Governor Dodge State Park Equestrian Fund is a permanent endowment that was created by the Friends of Govenor Dodge State Park to provide a perpetual source of funding to support and provide funding for the equestrian facilities at Governor Dodge State Park, specifically operations, maintenance and improvements of the equestrian campground, as well as other projects and programs that will benefit equestrian users at Governor Dodge State Park.  The endowment is managed by the Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin.  Contributions to the Friends of Governor Dodge State Park Equestrian Fund are tax-deductible and can be made by sending a check to:    


                  Friends of Governor Dodge State Park

                    ATTN: Equestrian Endowment Fund

                    P. O. Box 154

                    Whitewater, WI   53190

If you wish to donate a gift of stock or transfer a mutual fund or do a Bequest to the Friends of Governor Dodge State Park Equestrian Fund, please contact us at GovDodgeHorses@gmail.com for more information and specific instructions.


Option 2

Celebrate a special someone by making a "gift from the heart" in their honor to the Friends of Governor Dodge State Park. We'll announce your gift with a personalized keepsake card featuring a lovely image from this year's photo hunt. (Or if you prefer, we'll mail you the card to complete and present.) Great for birthdays and anniversaries or any occasion!​  COMPLETE THIS FORM AND USE ABOVE LINK FOR PAYMENT.  Minimum gift $25 per card. Please allow 7 days for processing and delivery. 

Join a very special group, the FOGD Legacy Circle, by including the Friends of Governor Dodge State Park (FOGD) in your estate planning. 

Legacy Circle