Workshops & Trainings


Join us at one of our many free and open to the public workshops offered year-round! They are a great way to meet, network, and learn the skills needed to get involved with, build, or sustain your park group.

Just getting started? Attend our next introductory workshop: Get Involved with Your Park to learn more about Partnerships for Parks and how you can make a difference in your neighborhood green space.

Other workshop topics include:

  • Working with elected officials
  • Fundraising
  • Getting to know NYC Parks
  • Group development

And more!


Partnerships Academy Fellowship

We invite our partners to apply to our six-month long fellowship program. The training program is geared towards groups that are ready for the next step in their park group development.

Fellowship cohort receives tailored support and learns how to:

  • Define goals
  • Develop an action plan
  • Monitor and evaluate progress    

Next Fellowship cohort: Spring 2020

Learn more: Request an individual consultation here


People Make Parks

Your voice can make a difference and we are excited to help equip you with the right skills and tools to conduct park visioning. The People Make Parks project helps you to engage your local community in planning for the future of your park.

Learn how to gather and share public input with NYC Parks so your ideas can inform park design and programming.


2020 Community Visioning Cohort 

Participate in a series of five trainings that will build community engagement skills and prepare your neighborhood group to lead participatory activities and develop priorities for your local park.


Want to learn more? Contact us here.