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Mayor’s Greening Initiative presented by Verizon

The fifth annual Mayor’s Greening Initiative, presented by Verizon, is taking place in the Garfield Park neighborhood! This one-day volunteer event allows community members to make an immediate (and long-lasting)… Read More

Mayor’s Greening Initiative presented by Verizon

The fifth annual Mayor’s Greening Initiative, presented by Verizon, is taking place in the Garfield Park neighborhood! This one-day volunteer event allows community members to make an immediate (and long-lasting)… Read More

how friends is keeping volunteers safe & healthy

The health of our community is of utmost importance. In the past few months of operating with the COVID-19 virus, Friends has developed several procedures to protect the safety of… Read More

Volunteer Happy Hour

  We want to say a HUGE thank you to all of those who have volunteered their time and talents to further GR parks and trees this year. If you… Read More

Community Tree Pruning: Hall and Sheldon

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks and Neighborhood Foresters in helping to maintain trees across the City.  During this AWTT we will prune young trees to help them stay healthier,… Read More

Volunteer At Movies In Eastern Park

Are you interested in volunteering at Movies In The Neighborhood Parks?  Join our Movie Crew!  We need your help to ensure we have a great event.  Each volunteer will receive… Read More

The 6th Annual Family Fiesta

The 6th Annual Family Fiesta hosted by the Roosevelt Park Advocates is August 23, 2019. Get ready to enjoy a day filled with fun, community resources, food, and movement! Family…. Read More

Community Tree Pruning: Leonard and Houseman

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks and Neighborhood Foresters in helping to maintain trees across the City.  During this AWTT we will prune young trees to help them stay healthier,… Read More

Roosevelt Park Beautification

Help our friends, the Roosevelt Park Advocates prepare for their annual Family Fiesta at Roosevelt Park.  We want the park to be welcoming for the entire community.  Join us as… Read More

AWTT Roosevelt Park Neighborhood

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks and Neighborhood Foresters in helping to maintain trees across the City.  During this AWTT we will prune young trees to help them stay healthier,… Read More