Parks & People helps communities transform vacant lots and unused space into community gardens, play spaces, outdoor classrooms and gathering spaces. We provide the resources and guidance to make the community’s vision a reality.

Applications are currently closed.

While applications are not currently being accepted, you are welcome to share information about your project. This can be done by filling out this brief form. We will follow up if your project is a match for future opportunities.

Please also visit our greening calendar to take part in free or low-cost skill-building workshops to assist community greenspaces.

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