A non-profit established in 1992, APF fills the city’s funding and resource gap needed to develop, maintain and enhance the area’s 300+ parks, trails and green spaces. APF fosters innovative public/private partnerships and since 2006, has given over $2.5 million in community-initiated grants in service to the greater Austin community. APF is known for its annual flagship volunteer event, It’s My Park Day, and is a presenting partner and beneficiary of the popular Austin City Limits Music Festival at Zilker Metropolitan Park.
Austin Parks Foundation partners with our community to enhance people’s lives by making our public parks, trails and green spaces better through volunteerism, innovative programming, advocacy and financial support.
Austin Parks Foundation focuses on volunteerism, innovative programming, advocacy and financial support. APF works to address the city’s funding and resource gap by leveraging volunteers, philanthropists, park advocates and strategic collaborations in order to develop, maintain and enhance our city’s 300+ parks, trails and green spaces. Check out the menus above to learn more.