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The Imperative of Parks

For a quarter of a century, an indispensable Atlanta organization has championed the proliferation of parks. Read more about Park Pride's role in the Druid Hills Community

Park Pride Awards $625,000 for Parks in Atlanta and DeKalb

Park Pride has announced that 17 parks in the City of Atlanta and DeKalb County will receive a total of $625,000 in matching grants for park improvements . . . Read more about the awards and grant recipients

Mayor, Atlanta City Council Members, Organizations Support the PARC Pledge

Mayor Kasim Reed, Atlanta City Council, and a number of candidates for office have announced support for the PARC Pledge . . . Read more about the PARC Pledge and its supporters.

Community Corner

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Workshop: Engaging Neighbors through Park Events

Sept. 27
Blue Heron Nature Preserve

During this session, you'll learn how to bring more positive activity into community parks, share ideas of community driven events that have been successful in raising awareness of new parks, and discuss techniques for recruiting new members for Friends of the Park groups. Cost: $5. Register today!


Volunteer Program Seasonal Help

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The Picnic for Parks


Park Pride's Board of Directors and Honorary Co-Chairs, Frank & Liz Blake and Michael & Lovette Russell will lead the celebration of Park Pride's 25th Anniversary on September 18th in Historic Fourth Ward Park.

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2015 Parks & Greenspace Conference Call for Proposals

Due: October 31st, 2014

Park Pride is accepting presentation proposals for the 2015 Conference, "Parks & People: A Declaration of Interdependence," a topic that will explore the close-knit and often complex relationships between parks and their communities.

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