- Thanks to the generosity of Sue Turner and her family as well as David Ellison, $775,000 was raised for the Magnolia Mound Visitors Center project.
- Raising Cane’s committed to partnering in the construction of three new dog parks at Forest Community Park, Zachary Community Park and Greenwood Community Park.
- Over $275,000 was provided in grants to BREC for various completed projects such as the Milford Wampold Memorial Park, improvements to Airline Highway Park, in partnership with the Baton Rouge State Fair Foundation and the Van Wilson climbing boulder at Perkins Road Extreme Park.
- Discussions continue with donors who have expressed strong interest in projects such as neighborhood park improvements at Goodwood Park, College Town Park, Santa Maria Park and Riverbend Park. In addition, negotiations with Coca-Cola on a partnership benefiting the Zoo neared completion.