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.
Join Parks & People on Friday, September 18, for its 5th Annual Picnic in the Park to celebrate its grand opening! Enjoy cocktails and live music from Hot Club of Baltimore in the Sally & Butch Michel Center's green roof courtyard, followed by dinner catered by The Food Market in the field. All proceeds will benefit a greener, healthier and happier Baltimore!
On September 18-19, Parks & People will celebrate it's most ambitious project ever -- the restoration of 9 acres of parkland and construction of it's first permanent home, the Sally & Butch Michel Center for Parks & People! Click on the image above to learn about the exciting events we have planned! Please join us!
Fall 2015 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. Apply today!
FEATURED EVENTS & PROGRAMS
Volunteer: Schoolyard Perennial Planting Day
Location: Southwest Baltimore Charter School, 1300 Herkimer Street, Baltimore, MD 21223 Join Parks & People to help green-up Southwest Baltimore Charter School by planting perennials in a BayScape area. Gloves, tools and training will be provided. Please wear sturdy, close-toed shoes, long pants, and bring a water bottle (water provided)...FIND OUT MORE
5th Annual Picnic in the Park
Location: Parks & People's new campus; 2100 Liberty Heights Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217 The Parks & People Foundation is celebrating its most ambitious project ever - the restoration of 9 acres of parkland in Greater Mondawmin, and construction of its first permanent home, the Sally & Butch Michel Center for Parks & People! Celebrat...FIND OUT MORE
Grand Opening Family Fun Festival
Location: Parks & People's new campus; 2100 Liberty Heights Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217 The Parks & People Foundation is celebrating its most ambitious project ever - the restoration of 9 acres of parkland in Greater Mondawmin, and construction of its first permanent home and community space, the Sally & Butch Michel Center for Parks &am...FIND OUT MORE
Volunteer: National Public Lands Day
Location: Daisy Field, 270 N Hilton St, Baltimore, MD 21229 Plant trees with Parks & People to beautify Baltimore as part of National Public Lands Day! Take part in this family-friendly tree planting as we increase the tree canopy of Daisy Field for all to enjoy. Volunteers should bring a reusable water bottle and sunscreen, and wear long pan...FIND OUT MORE