10.26.12 | No Comments
As my early morning flight landed in the Midway airport, in Chicago, Illinois, I thought to myself “What a summer.” The past three months had instantaneously flashed before my eyes in one vivid hush...
10.10.12 | No Comments
On Thursday, October 4th, City Parks Foundation hosted our Annual Gala at the historic Gracie Mansion. CPF presented Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and First Deputy Mayor Patricia E. Harris with the 2012 People & Parks Award for their outstanding commitment to the growth and revitalization of NYC parks, while TD Bank was recognized with the Green Leaf Award for their corporate dedication to greening in New York City.
09.11.12 | No Comments
On August 28, 2012, City Parks Foundation presented Sabrina Bragerton-Nasert with the Billie Jean King Junior Tennis Award. After receiving her award, Sabrina gave a very touching speech, telling the audience how she became involved in CityParks Tennis and what the program means to her. Read the entire speech here!