Saturday, July 12, 2014 - Workshop: Raising Funds for Your Park
Park Pride's Allison Barnett and The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta's Tene Traylor will inspire community driven fund raising for park improvements. This workshop will explore all sorts of fundraising opportunities, from individual giving to wine tastings and silent auctions. You are strongly encouraged to attend this workshop if you plan on applying for a Park Pride grant and need to raise matching funds, or if you plan to host events and ask your community to support park improvements through individual giving. Save your spot and submit your $5 registration today!
Location:Grant Park Rec Center
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Saturday, August 16, 2014 - Proctor Creek Watershed Tour
This tour will highlight locations within the Proctor Creek Watershed that exemplify the issues of flooding, pollutant generation and public health. These challenges present unique opportunities for their mitigation through the implementation of green infrastructure, investment and policy-focused solutions. The tour will illustrate watershed restoration and green infrastructure as tools for meeting water quality regulations, maximizing public investments in parks, and making improvements in transportation, wastewater infrastructure and neighborhood revitalization. Julie Owens, a Watershed Manager with the City of Atlanta's Department of Watershed Management will lead this tour along with Park Pride's Director of Park Visioning, Walt Ray, and Debra Edelson, Senior Program Director at The Trust for Public Land.
Location: Northwest Atlanta, GA
Cost: $25 Base Price (includes lunch and snacks)
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