Learn about African American Hero, Ezzard Charles in a free Webinar

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Rendering of the Ezzard Charles statue in Laurel Park
  We are erecting a bronze statue of African American Cincinnati hero, Ezzard Charles in the West End. More than a Heavyweight Champion of the World, Ezzard Charles was a West End resident, an entrepreneur, a renowned jazz enthusiast, and a brilliant Renaissance man.  A West End advocate during his life, he now represents honor, …

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Exciting Improvements in Burnet Woods

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A man building a picnic table at the Burnet Woods Bandstand
Through the generosity of our donors (known as the Stewards of Burnet Woods) we have raised over $100,000 for several capital improvements within Burnet Woods. This community-led fundraising campaign, which began in 2019, is producing wonderful improvements in this beloved Clifton neighborhood park. In addition, the Foundation leveraged these funds to match a $10,000 grant …

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Keep Your Distance in One of These Seven Parks

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A family in the open field at Owl's Nest Park
The Ohio Stay At Home Order has been extended to May 1st, 2020. Luckily, Governor Mike DeWine has decided to keep parks open to all during this difficult time! However, it is worth mentioning that the Governor stressed that parks could be closed at any point, if the public does not demonstrate proper social distancing …

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Bringing Nature to Your Living Room During the Quarantine

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Blooming flowers with a "live" icon in the corner
Is your self-quarantine getting you down? Got the missing-my-park-blues? We definitely understand! Being outdoors has amazing physical and mental health benefits which are hard to give up. This is why we are bringing neighborhood parks to YOU! Every day, for the remainder of the Stay At Home Order, we will be broadcasting live from Cincinnati …

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How to Socially Distance While Visiting Your Neighborhood Park

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Social Distancing in Public Spaces
During the “Stay At Home” order, many of Cincinnati Parks’ trails and open spaces can continue to be used in a safe manner that allows people to enjoy the health benefits these spaces provide. In all instances though, it is critical to follow Centers for Disease Control and general public health guidelines during the current …

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