The Friends of Camp Helen State Park received a $2,000 donation from the St. Joe Community Foundation to support children’s activities, the park's resource management projects and interpretive programs.

“This donation will greatly assist the Friends of Camp Helen to offer amazing children’s activities during the Fall Festival,” said Gloria Turner, festival chair.

The Fall Festival will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 6. There will be fun, food, and games for the whole family. The State Park entrance fee is $2/person for anyone age of 7 and above. Kids 6 and under are free. The event is free with donations accepted.

“Camp Helen is such a beautiful park and a great educational back drop for this fun event that we are so pleased to support,” said April Wilkes, executive director of the St. Joe Community Foundation.