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Timucuan Parks Foundation Host Kayak Trip for Special Olympics Teens

May 28, 2019

Teens are students at North Florida School of Special Education Timucuan Parks Foundation took Special Olympics youth from the North Florida School of Special Education on a special outing on the water. The group of teens, chaperones and volunteers enjoyed a day of kayaking in the Timucuan Preserve. Kayak Amelia guided the group from their Heckscher Drive location on Simpson … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation and National Park Service Host Junior Civitans from the North Florida School of Special Education

May 22, 2019

Teens participated in a day of service at Fort Caroline National Memorial Timucuan Parks Foundation and the National Park Service had some special visitors at Fort Caroline National Memorial. Junior Civitan teens from the North Florida School of Special Education visited the national park site last week for a day of service. More than a dozen of the Junior Civitans … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation, AARP and Women of Color Cultural Foundation Host Healthy Living: Art in the Park

April 15, 2019

Monthly event will be held on Wednesday, April 17 at Hanna Park Timucuan Parks Foundation, AARP and Women of Color Cultural Foundation, Inc. are hosting their monthly event in the Healthy Living series on Wednesday, April 17 at Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park. The organizations created the series, titled “Healthy Living: Fresh Air, Fitness, Friendship and Fun,” to promote healthy living … Read more

TPF to Participate in Statewide Weed Wrangle®

February 23, 2019

Nonprofit will join their park partner for a volunteer project at Hanna Park Jacksonville, Fla., Feb. 25, 2019 – Timucuan Parks Foundation will be participating in the statewide Weed Wrangle® on March 2 and will be working with their City of Jacksonville park partner for a volunteer event at Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park. Weed Wrangle® Florida is a one-day, statewide, … Read more

TPF, AARP and Women of Color Cultural Foundation host Healthy Living Series

February 18, 2019

Timucuan Parks Foundation, AARP and Women of Color host Healthy Living Series Monthly walks on Wednesdays in Jacksonville Preservation Parks Jacksonville, Fla., Feb.15, 2019 – Timucuan Parks Foundation has partnered with AARP and Women of Color Cultural Foundation, Inc. for a monthly walk on Wednesdays in preservation parks on the First Coast. The series, titled Healthy Living: Fresh Air, Fitness, … Read more

TPF Hosts Coyote Clinic with Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission

February 18, 2019

Timucuan Parks Foundation Hosts Coyote Clinic with Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission Clinic will be held Monday, Feb. 4 at Pablo Creek Regional Library Jacksonville, Fla., Jan. 28, 2019 – Timucuan Parks Foundation is hosting a Coyote Clinic to help people understand the type of wildlife they may encounter in their neighborhood, their backyard or along many of the … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation Received Award from Jacksonville Environmental Protection Board

September 20, 2018

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. The award was handed out at the 2018 … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation to take part in International Coastal Cleanup Day

August 31, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelly White, (904) 616-8754, [email protected]  Timucuan Parks Foundation to take part in International Coastal Cleanup Day Florida Coastal Cleanups will be Sept. 15 at local preservation parks Jacksonville, Fla., Aug. 30, 2018 – Timucuan Parks Foundation will be participating in International Coastal Cleanup Day on Sept. 15 by leading cleanups at three of the preservation parks … Read more

Public Lands Alliance Recognition

May 16, 2018

On Tuesday, February 27, 2018, the Public Lands Alliance (PLA) recognized 11 nonprofit organizations who have stepped up and have swiftly worked with their land management agency partners to help their public lands recover from recent wildfires, floods, and hurricanes. PLA established the Public Lands Hero Award to celebrate individuals and organizations whose actions exceed the high standards to which … Read more

Exploring Northeast Florida’s Special Places Film Screening

February 28, 2017

Join the UNF Environmental Center, Public Trust Law, and TPF for the official debut of “Exploring Northeast Florida’s Special Places,” a documentary series showcasing the city, state and national parks of Duval County, Florida. The 19-episode film series was produced by Sean Lahav, a Project Leader in the Environmental Leadership Program. It features short video episodes that highlight the amenities, … Read more