11.18.15 | No Comments
We are proud to announce the winner of our city-wide 2015 Tim Tompkins Leadership Award – 500 Men Making a Difference. The group has made remarkable achievements in the 5 years since their formation.
11.09.15 | No Comments
Want to work on obtaining more volunteers and resources over the winter months? The answer may lie in using tools that are already at your disposal including your smartphone, a search engine like Google, and a pair of comfortable shoes.
10.16.15 | No Comments
Citizens Committee is kicking off our next grant season, so it’s time to start thinking about how your group could use up to $3,000 in your community.
10.02.15 | No Comments
Closing in on the first anniversary of the Community Parks Initiative (CPI), Partnerships for Parks is excited to announce five new staff additions to support our ongoing efforts citywide. Through a grant made possible by American Express, NYC Service and NYC Parks, Partnerships for Parks will host five NYC Civic Corps (part of the New York State AmeriCorps program) for the next ten months, forming a new Community Parks Team.
09.30.15 | No Comments
Being a CPF photo intern this year was definitely the highlight of my summer. I not only got to do the thing I’m most passionate about, that is, concert photography, for a full season, but I also had the chance to travel and explore different neighborhoods in New York City.
09.29.15 | No Comments
Partnerships for Parks awarded $28,670 to 37 community groups and organizations for the June 2015 Capacity Fund Grant round. The grantees span 27 city council districts across the 5 boroughs.