March for Parks 2011



Our Annual March for Parks is designed to provide residents from the under-served communities in S.Fl. the opportunity to experience our South National.Parks & reconnect with Nature. A family event.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

The primary objective of our annual event is to engage diverse & historically underrepresented populations in National park visitation, the workforce, as subjects of interpretation, park planning, & park protection & in decision making roles. Our mission is to increase community awareness and participation in the South Florida National Parks among underrepresented & culturally diverse populations.

How will this project solve this problem?

MFP 2011 will bring 100's of citizens from the under-served communities in S. Fl. to Florida's magnificent Biscayne National Parks. Educational activities will be provided, will learn about historical & environmental facts & reconnect with nature.

Potential Long Term Impact

This is our 11th Annual MFP, we know that the long term end result is a deep reconnection with nature. These families want to visit parks again & leave with an understanding of the need to protect our natural resources. this year 500 will participate

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $0

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $0 .  The original project funding goal was $5,000.


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Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Operation Green Leaves Inc.

Coral Gables, Florida, United States

Project Leader

Nadine Patrice

Executive Director/Co-Founder
Coral Gables, Florida United States

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Map of March for Parks 2011
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