Love Your Park Week 2018 in Photos

05/22

It might have been one of the rainiest Love Your Park Weeks to date, but that didn’t stop Park Friends Groups from showing love for their neighborhood parks this year!…

Why we love Olney’s Fisher Park, this year’s Love Your Park Week signature site

05/14

At this year’s Love Your Park Week kick-off service day on Saturday, May 12, the rain held off long enough to allow thousands of volunteers across Philadelphia to participate in…

Why we love Royal Gardens, a quiet oasis in Morris Park

05/09

Nicole Chandler-Harper was tired of the view from her front porch in the Overbrook neighborhood. Although she lived across the street from Morris Park, a 117-acre park in West Philadelphia,…

Why we love Kemble Park, a park for the generations

05/04

It’s a sunny, spring day when a group of neighbors gather at Kemble Park to consider the future of their beloved park on a hill. Kemble Park is an 8-acre…

Why we love Powers Park, Port Richmond’s ‘little gem’

04/20

Originally published on the My Philly Park Blog by Melissa Romero, April 20, 2018. There’s a reason why Port Richmond residents call Powers Park their “little gem.” The .89-acre park…

Calling all Volunteers!

04/12

Volunteer registration for Love Your Park Week 2018 is now! We’re looking for 2,500 volunteers to help us clean, green, and celebrate Philadelphia’s neighborhood parks during Love Your Park Week,…

3 Steps to Loving Your Park

02/20

So you want to be a part of Love Your Park Week 2018? There are three simple steps to get involved that will take you less than five minutes. Step…

What did you think of Love Your Park?

11/08

On the 2017 Fall Service Day, over 2,000 volunteers cleaned, greened, and celebrated at 93 parks across Philadelphia. How incredible! Now, we’d like your feedback on your experience so we can continue…

LOVE Your Philly Park on Nov 4th!

10/05

Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation are excited to announce that volunteer registration is now open for the annual LOVE Your Park Fall Service Day on Saturday, November…

Save the Date!

08/02

Join us for the LOVE Your Park Fall Service Day on Saturday, November 4th! We’re looking for 2,000+ volunteers to help us rake leaves, clean up trash and litter, and…

LOVE Your Park Week 2017 By The Numbers

06/05

Thank you for celebrating LOVE Your Park Week 2017 with us! Although we had a torrential downpour on May 13th that caused many volunteer workdays to be rescheduled, this year’s…

Happy Hour Fundraiser!

05/16

Join us for a special happy hour fundraiser at Parks on Tap! On Thursday, May 18 from 5-6pm, Parks on Tap will donate 50% of their proceeds to the LOVE Your Park…

Rain Rain Go Away!

05/11

No matter how much we love our parks, we can’t control the weather. We are sad to report that forecasters are calling for record rainfalls in Philly on Saturday, May 13, and…

Join us for LYP Week 2017!

04/13

LOVE Your Park Week will be May 13-21, 2017. Parks across Philadelphia will host volunteer service days and special events designed to clean, green, and celebrate Philly’s parks! There are…

Volunteer registration opens April 13!

03/20

Happy Spring! On this sunny Spring Equinox we are happy to announce that volunteer registration for LOVE Your Park Week 2017 will open on April 13th. You’ll be able to…