The People for Channahon Parks (PFCP) Foundation was formed in 2009. A 501(c)3 not for profit organization, PFCP solicits support for the Channahon Park District through volunteerism, gifts and grants, memberships, and planned giving opportunities. A Board of Directors consisting of 15 local community members acts to improve the quality of life for people utilizing the park system.



We provide opportunities for the preservation of open space and the development of recreational resources within the Channahon Park District.



To provide a vehicle for individuals, businesses, and industry to partner with the Channahon Park District through donations, fundraising, grants, planned giving, and community outreach.

Interested in Volunteering on a Foundation Committee?

In addition to the Executive Committee, PFCP has the following standing committees.
- Fundraising/Grants Committee             

- Marketing/Publicity Committee
- Events Committee                           

- Finance Committee
- Planned Giving Committee       

If you have an interest in advancing the Foundation’s Mission and record of success, we would appreciate the opportunity to meet with you and discuss your interests and how you can help us.

Please contact Foundation Board President Michael Rittof at





Board of Trustees

DeWitt Buchanan

Joanne Carnagio
John Cotter

David Landahl
Ronald D. Lehman
Raymond McSteen

Tim Rissman
Michael F. Rittof
Dave Rumsey
Scott Slocum
Brian Smith

Jayne Yudzentis


Honorary Trustees

George Barr

George A. McCoy



Channahon Park District Liaison

Chuck Szoke