Tom Bearson Memorial

Tom Bearson Memorial Basketball Courts

The Tom Bearson Foundation is a non-profit organization helping our community in the memory of Tom, and the creation of the Tom Bearson Memorial Basketball Courts will be our final project.

This is a collaboration between the city of Sartell and the Tom Bearson Foundation.

What: Three high school sized basketball courts featuring custom high-quality tiles and basketball hoops

Where: Pinecone Central Park, Sartell, MN

When: Breaking ground / begin construction Spring 2022

Fundraising Goal: $100K

Tom Bearson Foundation Commitment: $150K

City of Sartell Commitment: The City of Sartell will provide an approximately $75K total investment. They will provide land in Pinecone Central Park, provide court tiles from a previous basketball court in Sartell, donate Public Works crew time and labor, and will oversee the project from start to finish.

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How to donate

Through PayPal

 

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By Mail

Make donation payable to:

Tom Bearson Foundation

P.O Box 351

Sartell, MN 56377

Notable information about Pinecone Central Park (PCP)

  • Located at 1105 Central Park Blvd, Sartell, MN (north side of Sartell)

  • PCP draws thousands of residents and visitors each year for summer baseball tournaments, soccer, dog park, and leisure activities

  • Some of the best baseball fields in the state of Minnesota are located at PCP

  • These amenities will be added to PCP in 2022: Mr. Twisty’s full-service restaurant, two kid’s playgrounds, a hockey rink, and additional parking

  • In the future, there are plans for a kid’s splash pad, paved walking trails, lights, benches and picnic tables, and an additional park entrance on the north side of the park