07.21.15 | No Comments
On a warm, overcast morning last October at Bowne Playground in Flushing, Queens, Martha Lopez-Gilpin stepped to the podium. As a founding member and co-chair of the Astoria Park Alliance (APA), she was selected to speak at the Mayor's Community Parks Initiative announcement - a $130 million boost to underserved parks citywide - as a representative from emerging community advocacy organizations across the city dedicated to park stewardship.
07.14.15 | No Comments
A lot of buzz has been swirling around the reopening of the historic High Bridge, the oldest standing bridge in New York City.
06.24.15 | No Comments
City Parks Foundation (CPF) presented our Annual Gala at SummerStage in Central Park on June 22nd. Marking the 30th anniversary of SummerStage, the night was themed “Rewind to 1986” and featured music from the 80s performed by Debbie Harry, Dionne Warwick, Angelique Kidjo, and Colin Hay.
05.08.15 | No Comments
Partnerships for Parks has been a leading expert in creating and supporting dynamic community green spaces throughout NYC Parks for 20 years. By participating in an It's My Park project, you help Partnerships for Parks make NYC Parks even better.