Fundraising

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OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS IN 2020

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / January 9, 2020 / Comments Off on OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS IN 2020

We have a clear, 2020 vision with Cincinnati Parks and a Board of Directors who are dedicated to our success! With their leadership we will be able to renovate greenspaces, restore trails, plant hundreds of trees, replace playgrounds, erect new public art and more this year. Our 40-member volunteer Board consists of diverse community leaders who share…

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Four Unique Gifts To Give For The Holidays

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / December 10, 2019 / Comments Off on Four Unique Gifts To Give For The Holidays

It’s the time of year where everyone is rushing to find that perfect gift. Do you know someone who loves Cincinnati Parks? Think outside the “giftbox” and simply think “outside”! Here are four unique park gifts that you can give for the holidays. DONATE IN THE NAME OF A LOVED ONE Know someone who “has it…

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Cincinnati Parks Foundation: 2019 In Review

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / December 9, 2019 / Comments Off on Cincinnati Parks Foundation: 2019 In Review

We have had an amazing and action packed year! From restoring trails in French Park to collaborating on a BLINK art installation, we’ve done it all! Thanks to our donors, volunteers and the Cincinnati Parks team we have been able to accomplish so much. Below are a few of our favorite projects and accomplishments this year. VIETNAM…

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$150,000 Grant Received For A New Playground In Inwood Park

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / November 4, 2019 / Comments Off on $150,000 Grant Received For A New Playground In Inwood Park

As part of our Neighborhood Parks Campaign, Cincinnati Parks Foundation and Cincinnati Parks are delighted to announce we are receiving a $150,000 grant from the PNC Foundation to replace a 20-year old playground at Inwood Park. The new playground will be accessible to all children and will benefit an underserved neighborhood. The grant is awarded as part…

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Reflect On YOUR Cincinnati Parks For #GivingTuesday

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / October 31, 2019 / Comments Off on Reflect On YOUR Cincinnati Parks For #GivingTuesday

A SEASON OF REFLECTION AND GIVING THANKS As the holiday season ramps up, many of us return to memories of the things we cherish. Take a moment to reflect on what you are thankful for in the places that we all share, Cincinnati Parks. When you think of Cincinnati Parks do you think of peace?…

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HATS OFF LUNCHEON FUNDRAISING KICKS-OFF

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / October 21, 2019 / Comments Off on HATS OFF LUNCHEON FUNDRAISING KICKS-OFF

THE HATS OFF LUNCHEON A wonderful spring-time event, The Hats Off Luncheon is Cincinnati Parks Foundation’s largest and most exciting fundraiser. Created by The Women’s Committee of Cincinnati Parks in 2007, the Hats Off Luncheon quickly became one of the premier fundraisers in the city by attracting the support of top business and community leaders. Guests are…

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Ezzard Charles Statue Event Kicks Off GoFundMe Crowdsourcing

By Cincinnati Parks Foundation / August 16, 2019 / Comments Off on Ezzard Charles Statue Event Kicks Off GoFundMe Crowdsourcing

Cincinnati Parks Foundation is proud to lead the fundraising efforts to erect a statue of Ezzard Charles in Laurel Park. To celebrate the launch of our major fundraising efforts for the project, we hosted a live sculpting event at Taft’s Brewporium on August 15. In attendance was Ezzard Charles II and his lovely wife Inetta,…

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