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1110, 2017

People + Parks: The Difference Maker

October 11th, 2017|Categories: APF News, It's My Park! Day, Parks, People + Parks, Support Our Parks, Volunteer|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

By Elizabeth McGuire If you meet David Rockwood on the Barton Creek Greenbelt on a sunny fall day, be prepared to hear some philosophizing, some ranting and more than a few references to Boy Scouts. [...]

2509, 2017

Austin Parks Foundation Again Named Dell Technologies Match Play Charity

September 25th, 2017|Categories: APF News, Parks, Special Projects, Support Our Parks|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

APF is Proud to Again Be A Beneficiary of This Amazing Event! Austin Parks Foundation is honored to be one of the local charity beneficiaries for the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play (DTMP). The [...]

1709, 2017

Adopt-A-Park Featured Park: Longview

September 17th, 2017|Categories: Adopt A Park, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Longview Neighborhood Park, located in Southwest Austin, needs an adopter group Located in south Austin, Longview Neighborhood Park boasts many features that make it loved by the community. With about 20 acres of land, Longview has a [...]

3108, 2017

Park Pollinators: Meet Bill Stout

August 31st, 2017|Categories: APF News, Park Pollinators|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Our tagline is people + parks, and we take that to heart. We know the people we work with, both inside and outside the office, are what make this organization successful, and we're proud of [...]

2708, 2017

Adopt-A-Park Featured Park: Mabel Davis

August 27th, 2017|Categories: Adopt A Park, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Mabel Davis District Park, located in South Austin, has all of the best park features from skatepark to softball field Many amenities make Mabel Davis a unique park. Having once sat on a landfill between [...]

2408, 2017

Adopt-A-Park Featured Park: Dittmar District Park

August 24th, 2017|Categories: Adopt A Park, Parks|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Dittmar District Park: Everything for Everyone Dittmar District Park is a South Austin park with many amenities. Despite being so close to larger parks such as Mary Moore Searight and Onion Creek, Dittmar stands out. [...]