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    Calling all Runners!

    Run for the parks in Bank of America’s 2016 Chicago Marathon! If it wasn’t for Chicago’s parks and lakefront, where would you run? When you join Team ChiParks you join a team of runners who are dedicated to giving back to green space in Chicago. From team happy hours to

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    Community Outreach: Why Home Depot Gives Back to Chicago Parks

    Chicago Parks Foundation Auxiliary Board co-chair, Ariana Bennett, sat down with Satish Kumar, District Manager at Home Depot to learn a little about Home Depot’s community involvement initiatives and some of Satish’s takeaways from being the sponsor of the Chicago Parks Foundation’s It’s Your Park Day event in 2015. Satish has been

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    EarthGong Bath: Dream In 2016

    Community members from across Chicago came together to set their intentions for the New Year this past Saturday, January 23rd. As the red moon rose over Lake Michigan, participants experienced the soothing voice of Gong Lab’s Shu Shubat as she guided them into a peaceful state. The calming sound of bells

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    Spotlight: Washington Square Park Advisory Council

    Welcome to the fourth installment of our blog series Spotlight on PACs, where innovative PACs can share their best practices and discuss common issues facing their volunteer groups. Last month we talked with the Horner Park Advisory Council about their summer concert series. To read that blog click here.  This week our

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