community grant

Project Playback: Prairie Restoration at Commons Ford Ranch Metro Park

2018-01-31T15:50:23+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Parks, Project Playback|

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 final stages of the native prairie restoration. This community grant helped to buy more seed mix and maintain the land. [...]

Project Playback: UT Football Helps Park Destroyed in Fire

2018-02-26T14:05:23+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Project Playback|

UPDATE: Amplify Austin, a 24 hour period of giving, is from March 1st to 2nd this year. Austin Parks Foundation uses donations from Amplify Austin to help support park improvement projects, like the one at Oak Springs School Park. Check out our page, and read more about park projects in other districts. _________________________________________________________________________________ Park destroyed [...]

Spring Community Grant Recipients Announced

2017-08-02T16:46:48+00:00 July 14th, 2017|ACL Music Festival Grants, APF News|

AUSTIN PARKS FOUNDATION AWARDS OVER $240,000 IN 2017 SPRING COMMUNITY GRANTS Funding will be used for various community-initiated Austin parks improvements, renovations, and construction projects AUSTIN, TX (July 13) – Austin Parks Foundation (APF) is thrilled to announce their 2017 Austin City Limits Music Festival Park Grants Program spring grantees that will receive over $240,000 [...]

Announcing Newest Community Grant Awardees

2017-03-21T12:51:43+00:00 July 6th, 2016|ACL Music Festival Grants, Adopt A Park, APF News, Austin City Limits Music Festival, Parks|

Applications for $100,000 Impact Grant Now Being Accepted Austin Parks Foundation (APF) is proud to announce it will award approximately $87,000 in ACL Music Festival Community Grants to support three park improvement projects in Blunn Creek Nature Preserve, Dick Nichols District Park and Perry Park. “We are thrilled to be distributing funds to such worthy [...]