100% of the donations given to the committee are spent on playground summer programming, upkeep, and new toys!

Our largest fundraiser is the tag sale in the fall, which is supplied entirely by donated goods from the neighborhood. However we also collect funds at each event, if anyone feels inclined to donate then.

Our tax id number is 45-2966841 and information regarding donations and tax impact are below.

The Friends of the Myrtle Street Playground operate under the Beacon Hill Civic Association which is a 501 3c.
Please  make any donations/checks payable to “Beacon Hill Civic Association” with a notation of Myrtle Street Playground to ensure correct delivery.  Any checks may be sent to 74 Joy Street, Boston, MA 02114.

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play land in the heart of Beacon Hill