Supporting Monarch Populations on Public Lands

2017-06-27T10:54:41+00:00 April 26th, 2016|ACL Music Festival Grants, Education, It's My Park! Day, National Public Lands Day, National Trails Day, Volunteer|

As part of our first-ever Neighborhood Grant award announcements, we told you a little about one of the very special projects we are funding here in Austin - the Wildflower Seeding Initiative. The focus of the project is to plant wildflowers in parks and on public lands, both to increase the native plant population, and to [...]

14th Annual It’s My Park Day Breaks Records

2017-03-21T13:11:11+00:00 March 5th, 2016|APF News, It's My Park! Day, Park Advocacy, Parks, Support Our Parks, Volunteer|

Our 14th Annual It's My Park Day was a resounding success thanks to our project leaders, volunteers, partners and sponsors. From clean-ups to trail repairs, habitat restoration to painting, this year's It's My Park Day has set the record as the largest to date! We are so proud to work with the best volunteers around, [...]

Inscripción para voluntarios para Día de Mi Parque

2017-03-21T13:14:17+00:00 February 9th, 2016|APF News, En Español, It's My Park! Day, Volunteer|

¡La inscripción para voluntarios ya está abierto para nuestra 14ª anual Día de Mi Parque! Reúne a sus amigos, vecinos, compañeros de trabajo y familiares, y visite nuestra página web para inscribirse como voluntario el sábado, 5 de marzo. En 2015, organizamos 3,000 voluntarios y completamos 10,000 horas de trabajo voluntario. Eso es equivalente a [...]

¡Sólo 9 días quedan para registrar su proyecto para Día de Mi Parque!

2017-06-27T11:01:21+00:00 January 28th, 2016|APF News, En Español, It's My Park! Day, Volunteer|

Visita nuestra pagina de Día de Mi Parque, donde encontrarás las fechas importantes, instrucciones para registrar, preguntas frecuentes, y mucho más. En nuestro último correo electrónico la Reunion para Líderes de Proyecto estaba programado para el 8 de febrero, pero por favor tenga en cuenta se ha cambiado a martes, el 09 de febrero, debido [...]

APF Invites You to Lead an IMPD Project! Liderar un proyecto durante Día de mi Parque

2017-03-24T10:36:20+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|APF News, Education, It's My Park! Day, Parks, Volunteer|

Join Austin Parks Foundation for our First Time Project Leader Meeting on January 28, 2016 to learn the ins and outs of leading an It's My Park Day project. Project leaders are instrumental in helping us care for our city’s beloved green spaces. Many of our parks don’t receive the care and attention they need [...]

Thank You!

2017-06-27T11:24:09+00:00 March 10th, 2015|It's My Park! Day, Parks, Special Projects, Volunteer|

Thank you for helping make our 13th annual It’s My Park Day, presented by Manchester Texas Financial Group, a resounding success! This year, 3,000 volunteers helped contribute nearly a quarter of a million dollars worth of labor back to our city parks and preserves. Nearly 100 parks participated in projects such as mulching, root collar [...]

MLK Day of Service 2015

2017-06-27T11:29:16+00:00 January 13th, 2015|Volunteer|

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’” -Martin Luther King, Jr. Part of the United We Serve Presidential national call to service initiative, MLK Day of Service is a call for Americans of all walks of life to work together and make an impact in your community. We’d love [...]