March 31, 2015

We are thrilled to announce our 2015 Grantees!

 

North East Youth Center:

During the course of summer children throughout Spokane will have an opportunity to engage in a variety of educational and recreational activities. NEYC serves an average of 100 children daily and o...

March 25, 2015

Kids laughing while running or swinging. Couples holding hands while going for a walk. 

 

The standard images of what a park looks like evoke feelings of happiness. And now studies are showing that this is more than just marketing. 

 

“Higher levels of neighborhood green s...

March 25, 2015

In the last year, we've been hearing more and more about revitalizing parks. The public overwhelmingly voted to fund a better park, based - I think - entirely on the vision that this author details:

 

"...good public spaces (busy parks, main streets, plazas)

attract a div...

March 4, 2015

A $5 monthly gift makes a small impact on your budget, but over a year it adds up to $60 for the Spokane Parks Foundation - which makes a big difference! It can... 

 

Teach 3 kids how to swim, or

 

Get 5 families into the park to get healthy, or

 

Help support 16 friends of...

March 3, 2015

This month the Foundation focused on why and how parks make the community a better place. Carol Neupert, currently the Foundation’s president, has many opinions of why parks are so important.  She has been a part of the Foundation for four years and has brought her a w...

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