Friends of Marion COA Announce New Challenge

Nov 4, 2021

Momentum for the pavilion at Cushing Community Park continues to build, reflecting an ever-widening base of interest and support.  With the walking path in place, it is an exciting collaboration between residents, ‘Friends’ organizations and the Town of Marion.  

Friends of Marion COA is excited to announce an anonymous donor has come forward with a $25,000, dollar for dollar match!  For every dollar donated through this appeal, our donor will match it up to $25,000.  In response to the challenge, we have already received a $5,000 gift, giving us $10,000 dollars toward our $50,000 goal and we hope you will help us raise the rest.  We’re almost there; double the impact of your donation and help us across the finish line.  Every dollar counts!!

Donations can be made by check payable to FMCOA, (please note “Pavilion” in the memo), P.O. Box 937, Marion, MA 02738, or by credit card through our updated website (  Pledges can be made via email request at  All pledges made by December 31, 2021 must be fulfilled by April 30, 2022.