09.26.14 | No Comments
Our urban environment is an important part of our existence. Today’s children are the key for the future so it’s essential that we provide them with tools that will help them understand the relationship between us and the world around us
08.20.14 | No Comments
It's the last day of City Parks Foundation’s Green Girls Summer Institute, and we are all sad to bring the summer to an end! Our 25 Green Girls, early adolescents primarily from western Queens, 3 high school interns and three staff were completing our fifth week together pursuing an in-depth study of forest ecology.
08.18.14 | No Comments
Montréal Complètement Cirque 2014 was an immersive experience in circus or cirque. The organization put together a group of delegates that they referred to as Autopistes. The Autopistes representatives were from all parts of North America and Europe. We were assembled together for several days of seminars, meetings, luncheons, dinners, performances and showcases. It seemed to the North Americans, excluding the Canadians, that we needed the Cirque 101 classes, while the Europeans were in a series of intermediate classes.
08.05.14 | No Comments
On Tuesday, July 29th, City Parks Foundation hosted its annual golf tournament at the American Golf-operated Dyker Beach Golf Course in Brooklyn, NY. The event brought together guests from New York’s business and philanthropic communities alongside Cristie Kerr, LGPA champion and US Women’s Open winner to benefit CityParks Golf .