Blog 2017-05-24T11:36:47+00:00
501, 2018

Project Playback: Prairie Restoration at Commons Ford Ranch Metro Park

January 5th, 2018|Categories: Parks, Project Playback|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Commons Ford Metro Ranch Park has been restored to a beautiful prairie, with native grasses and wildflowers After receiving a $17,000 grant from Austin Parks Foundation, the Commons Ford Prairie Restoration Organization has completed the [...]

712, 2017

People + Parks: An Ace Adoption

December 7th, 2017|Categories: ACL Music Festival Grants, Adopt A Park, APF News, Austin City Limits Music Festival, Park Advocacy, Parks, People + Parks, Support Our Parks, Volunteer|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

By Elizabeth McGuire Big changes are happening to a small park in southeast Austin, thanks to a handful of persistent community members. Houston School Park, which is adjacent to Josephine Houston Elementary, was recently awarded [...]

2111, 2017

Driving Force: Carvana Shares the Love with Austin Parks

November 21st, 2017|Categories: APF News, Movies in the Park, Support Our Parks, Volunteer|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Meet the Carvana Team! Just over a year ago, Austin Parks Foundation hosted an energetic crew of volunteers at Zilker Park. Though the team was small, they were mighty, helping us repaint and revitalize a [...]

1511, 2017

Austin Parks Foundation Awards $200,000 in 2017 Fall Community Grants

November 15th, 2017|Categories: ACL Music Festival Grants, APF News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Austin Parks Foundation (APF) 2017 Fall Community Grants We are thrilled to announce our 2017 Austin City Limits Music Festival Park Grants Program fall grantees! Our community grantees will receive almost $200,000 in collective funding [...]