Be.Well Partnership with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

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A group of men and two boys on a run in Be.Well t-shirts
Children with physical disabilities engage in 30% less physical activity than national fitness guidelines. They also spend double the amount of time in sedentary behavior relative to typically developing peers. The implications of not moving are serious and can negatively affect a child’s physical, mental, and emotional well-being. To address this problem the Cincinnati Children’s …

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Tell us YOUR Parks Story and WIN

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A couple enjoying a concert at Burnet Woods Bandstand
We all have a story to tell about the wonderful parks around our city. Parks are the last truly democratic spaces, shared by all. Do you have a special memory in Cincinnati Parks? A special family tradition? Tell us! We are currently seeking stories from park users around the city. In a few sentences to …

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New Stewards of Burnet Woods Wellness Series

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A woman standing in sun rays in the woods.
Part of the Cincinnati Parks Foundation’s (CPF) mission is to activate parks across the city with community programming. As a result, the CPF Stewards of Burnet Woods have partnered with Clifton yoga studio, World Peace Yoga to bring a new wellness series to Burnet Woods. These classes are offered year-round and FREE to all. Two …

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New Bike Skills Course for Mt. Airy Forest

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Mountian bikes next to the Mt. Airy Forest sign
Cincinnati Parks, the Cincinnati Parks Foundation, and the Cincinnati Off-Road Alliance (CORA) are partnering on a brand new mountain bike skills course within Mt. Airy Forest as part of the Cincinnati Parks 2020 Business Plan. About CORA CORA (a 501c3 non-profit) currently maintains 100 miles of multi-use natural surface trails for mountain bikers, hikers, and …

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Ezzard Charles Statue Fundraising in the Final Round

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Rendering of the Ezzard Charles statue in Laurel Park.
Cincinnati Parks Foundation is proud to lead the fundraising efforts to erect a statue commemorating the legacy of Ezzard Charles. Join us in the final round as we “knock out” our fundraising goal by the project deadline! About Ezzard Charles There are few Queen City heroes like Ezzard Charles. Charles was a longtime resident of Cincinnati’s …

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