and by that we mean this year's T-shirt design for all It's My Park Day Volunteers. Yup, it's got the "love your park" theme again and is a nice deep red. Definitely going to stand out when volunteers are wearing them! On the back will be all of our sponsors logos. (There's still time to [...]
What do the following companies have in common: Wheatsville Food Co-op, Jackson Walker LLP, Community TechKnowledge, Texas Gas Service, BMC Software, URS, MFI Foundation, Technu Extreme, REI, Clif Bar, Hill Country Outdoors and Texas Rowing Center? They are all sponsors of the 2011 edition of It's My Park Day, which is coming up on March [...]
We had a downtown squares double-header for It's My Park Day - we spent the morning at Wooldridge (officially 100 years old!) spreading 46 cubic yards of mulch around all of the big trees, as well as bare spots and also began the process of scraping and sanding down the railings on the gazebo for [...]
Looks like we're going to have a good morning on this annual It's My Park Day. We're going to be at two events - Wooldridge Square in the morning - mulching and sanding the gazebo and at Republic Square in the afternoon - planting 1600 plants in the Auction Oaks area from 1:30-3:30 pm. Please [...]
Tomorrow, It's My Park Day returns - with 69 park improvement projects across Austin's parks. We have over 2,357 volunteers signed up, but we could still use several hundred more - our goal is 3,000 volunteers. You can sign up at www.austinparks.org - among the projects with openings are: Williamson Creek Clean-up Johnson Creek Hike [...]
We're just a few days away and we have nearly 2,000 volunteers signed up for this Saturday's It's My Park Day! (Yeah!) If you haven't signed up, please do so at www.austinparks.org. We need your help!
Our biggest event of the year - It's My Park Day - is this Saturday and we need a lot more volunteers. So, if you're thinking of helping out, please don't wait any longer - sign up on our website: www.austinparks.org - we have 67 park improvement projects to choose from and while we have [...]
3,200 t-shirts have arrived and 3 days of t-shirt folding and packing begin tomorrow (still need help from volunteers - sign up here.) We think it looks great - our tremendous thanks to Enviromedia Social Marketing for their great design.
We're less than two weeks away from our annual It's My Park Day and we're looking for volunteers to help us fold 3,200 volunteer t-shirts and roll 3,000 calendars Wed through Friday in three hour shifts at our offices. We also have trash bags, work gloves, clif bars and other items to process and package [...]