It’s My Park

Join the thousands of New Yorkers who care for NYC Parks through It’s My Park hands-on service projects!


Partnerships for Parks empowers New Yorkers to get more involved in their local park, and that includes making a visible difference through the It’s My Park program.

CARE : Whether you’re interested in requesting, leading, or joining an It’s My Park hands-on service project, there are many opportunities to care for parks across the city by cleaning, painting, weeding, planting, and more.

CONNECT : It’s My Park builds a network of volunteers, connecting individuals and groups and sustaining local park communities by providing the resources to make a tangible, lasting difference in our green spaces.

ACT! : Click on the appropriate form at the bottom of the page to take the next step and make an IMP-act with It’s My Park as an individual, group, or dedicated community leader.


Each year, Partnerships for Parks hosts the It’s My Park Awards Reception, honoring NYC park organizations who have made a significant impact in their neighborhoods through service and park advocacy.

For more information about It’s My Park, contact  A full listing of public projects can also be found on the NYC Parks website.

Presenting Sponsor

Generous private support is provided by the Altman Foundation, The Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund, and the MJS Foundation. Public support is provided by the City of New York including NYC Parks and the New York City Council.

  • Volunteer with your company, school, religious institution, civic or alumni association. Request for Partnerships for Parks to plan a volunteer day customized for your group.

  • Welcome back to our dedicated, local park group stewards! Click here to access your It’s My Park Leader Application.

  • Individuals and families can search our full online listings for public It’s My Park projects that need volunteers like you. Projects are also listed on the NYC Parks website.