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: Plant Trees in Carollton Ridge
Location: 2000 Frederick Ave., Baltimore, MD 21223 Plant trees with Parks & People to beautify Baltimore! Take part in this planting to help line the streets of Carrollton Ridge with trees to increase tree canopy and improve health. Volunteers should bring a reusable water bottle and sunscreen, and wear long pants and sturdy shoes with ...FIND OUT MORE
Volunteer: Green Baltimore!
Location: 1708 Laurens St., Baltimore, MD 21217 Join Men of Valuable Action and Parks & People for a greening event this October. Volunteers are needed to help plant perennials, shrubs, and trees on the vacant lot next to Bruce Street park. Gloves & tools are provided. Volunteers should bring a reusable water bottle and wear sturdy,...FIND OUT MORE
Volunteer: Plant Trees in McElderry Park
Location: Start your Halloween by giving back to your community! Plant trees with Parks & People to beautify Baltimore. Volunteers will help line the streets of McElderry Park and the C.A.R.E. Community with trees to increase tree canopy and improve health. Volunteers should bring a reusable water bottle and sunscreen, and wear long pan...FIND OUT MORE