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 is excited to be one of the first organizations around the country to partner with Target to help drive sustained change into the youth wellness space! The $35,000 grant award will support our after-school sports program which engages 1,200 middle schoolers in soccer, lacrosse, baseball and volleyball each year. Click the image above to read the full release.
Can you believe it? It's time for the Fall 2016 Neighborhood Greening Grants round! Have a new project in mind? Want to spruce up a community park? Grants are available for vacant lot clean–up and restoration projects, community gardens, rain gardens, tree plantings, alley gating and more. Mandatory workshops are being held in June! Click on the image above to learn more about how to apply for a grant.
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!