The Parks & People Foundation is dedicated to supporting a wide range of recreational and educational opportunities; creating and sustaining beautiful and lively parks; and promoting a healthy natural environment for Baltimore.
Parks & People, in partnership with Baltimore City Recreation & Parks has been selected by the National Recreation & Parks Association to receive a grant for $437,500 for a major park improvement project as part of their Great Urban Parks Campaign! We were just one in 4 organizations nationwide chosen for this award. The funds will be used to improve Ambrose Kennedy Park, a blighted 1.75 acre park in Johnston Square. Click the before image above for more details.
It’s time for the annual city-wide assessment of adopted vacant lots in Baltimore and we would love to have your help with checking up on all of them. Click the image above to learn about upcoming volunteer trainings in August and how you can further support vacant lot adoption.
Fall 2016 Internships available through the Urban Resources Initiative -- a partnership between Parks & People and the Baltimore City Department of Recreation & Parks. Projects cover a wide range of topics from urban forestry and recreation, to trail outreach and youth development. For priority consideration, apply before July 15th. Applications considered until positions filled. Apply today!