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Timucuan Parks Foundation and National Park Service Awarded a Grant from National Park Foundation

July 1, 2021

The organizations are recipients of NPF’s Open OutDoors for Kids Hybrid Learning Grant Timucuan Parks Foundation (TPF) and its park partner, the National Park Service’s Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve (TIMU), are the recipients of a National Park Foundation (NPF) Open OutDoors for Kids Hybrid Learning Grant. It was created to support connections between the national parks, its partners, and … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation has been chosen to receive a 2020 Challenge Cost Share Award

November 5, 2020

The nonprofit was chosen as one of 19 from throughout the U.S. by the National Park Service and National Park Trust Timucuan Parks Foundation has been chosen as one of the 2020 Challenge Cost Share Program recipients by the National Park Service and National Park Trust. The program supports projects that promote improved access and opportunities for outdoor recreation, environmental … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation has received a 100/100 “Give With Confidence” Rating from Charity Navigator

October 20, 2020

The Encompass Rating allows donors to feel confident the nonprofit is using their contribution effectively Timucuan Parks Foundation has received a top rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest and most-utilized independent charity evaluator. The nonprofit supporter of local parks and preserves earned a 100/100 rating from Charity Navigator’s new Encompass Rating System which was designed to provide a rating for … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation Named 2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit by GreatNonprofits

October 6, 2020

The nonprofit was chosen for its outstanding online reviews Timucuan Parks Foundation is pleased to announce it has been selected as a “2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit” by GreatNonprofits, a leading provider of user reviews of charities and nonprofits. TPF supports local city, state and national parks in northeast Florida through community programs, public education and outreach, and volunteer coordination. Through their … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation has been awarded a grant from the 400 Years of African American History Commission

August 24, 2020

The grant will support programming and events to commemorate the 400th Anniversary of the first enslaved being brought to North America Timucuan Parks Foundation is pleased to announce it has been awarded a grant from the 400 Years of African American History Commission. The nonprofit filed for the grant to assist with programming and events to mark the 400th anniversary … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation Celebrates Supporters of Preservation Parks

June 21, 2019

Awards presented during the 27th Annual Environmental Awards Ceremony Timucuan Parks Foundation joined the City of Jacksonville for the 27th Annual Jacksonville Environmental Awards Luncheon at University of North Florida’s Adam W. Herbert University Center. This year, TPF chose three individuals to receive environmental awards. Craig Morris, a supervisory park ranger with the National Park Service, was chosen for the … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation is asking for votes in the REI Loving Our Local Outdoors Campaign

March 27, 2019

REI Co-Op Members can vote to raise money for the nonprofit Timucuan Parks Foundation is one of three local nonprofit organizations chosen to receive funding for their environmental stewardship program from REI, and co-op members can help. From now through April 8, REI members who shop in the local store at 4862 Big Island Drive in the St. Johns Town … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation Received Award from Jacksonville Environmental Protection Board

September 20, 2018

[cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”1/2″][cmsms_text] [/cmsms_text][/cmsms_column][cmsms_column data_width=”1/2″][cmsms_text animation_delay=”0″] [/cmsms_text][/cmsms_column][/cmsms_row][cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsms_text animation_delay=”0″] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelly White, (904) 616-8754, [email protected] Timucuan Parks Foundation Received Award from Jacksonville Environmental Protection Board Award presented at the JEPB-UNF Environmental Symposium Luncheon Jacksonville, Fla., Sept. 17, 2018 – The Jacksonville Environmental Protection Board presented Timucuan Parks Foundation with the 2018 Environmental Achievement Award in the Community/Civic Category. … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation to receive Jacksonville EPB Community/Civic Award

August 31, 2018

Timucuan Parks Foundation to receive Award from Jacksonville Environmental Protection Board Environmental Achievement Award will be presented on Sept. 14 Jacksonville, Fla., Aug. 16, 2018 – Timucuan Parks Foundation has been chosen to receive the 2018 Environmental Achievement Award from the Jacksonville Environmental Protection Board. The nonprofit organization was selected as the recipient of the award in the Community/Civic category. … Read more