QVK9 Membership

When you become a member of QVK9, you’ll help maintain and upgrade the Mario Lanza Dog Park!  The dog park receives no funds from the city of Philadelphia, and is primarily funded with private donations.

Your membership gift goes towards upgrade projects such as:

  • Resurfacing the dog run
  • Adding lighting for safety and visibility at night
  • The continuation of QVK9 neighborhood events throughout the year
  • New signage at the park

When you become a member, you’ll receive:  

  • A welcome pack that includes:
    • Dog/cat food coupons
    • A fire safety sticker
    • A reflective animal tag
  • Registration to the QVK9 pet birthday club
  • Member only goodie bags at events
  • Knowing that you are supporting a community based organization that provides a safe, off-leash outdoor space for city dogs
  • Tax deductible donation
  • Email updates to keep you in the loop about future events

Membership options:

Can’t pay online? Checks can be made payable to QVNA, with “QVK9” in the memo section, and can be mailed to: Queen Village Neighbors Association, P.O. Box 63763, Philadelphia PA, 19147

Donations to the park are managed by QVK9, which is affiliated with Queen Village Neighbors Association, a nonprofit organization under IRC 501(c)(3) (Federal ID# 23-2025152). All contributions are tax-deductible.


Looking to renew your membership? Click here.

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of QVK9. Together, we can provide a safe space for our animals!

Already a member but not on our email list? Sign up below to stay informed of the events in the park!

We are always looking for volunteers to help with fundraising events, park clean-ups, and other dog-related events throughout the year! If you are interested volunteering, please contact us at bark@qvk9.org.