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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Environment, Parks & Playgrounds

Mission: The lincoln parks foundation's mission is to inspire and nurture a philanthropic legacy for parks and recreation in our community.

Programs: Our major program is to provide funding for improving lincoln's parks and recreation system and programs. 2014 program highlights: -continued the major fundraising campaigns for nebraska's centennial mall, the woods tennis center renovation campaign, and the airport entry corridor -took five endowment funds under management from the city of lincoln. -created four new endowments for permanent maintenance of major improvement projects. -assisted with numerous small neighborhood park improvements through our grant program.

Community Stories

2 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

Holley S Jacobs

Client Served

Rating: 5

The Parks and Rec have been so important in my son's life. I cannot express gratitude for all that they have done for him. They probably do not even realize it but they have had an amazing effect on my son's growth over the past year.
~ Holley Jacobs

Board Member

Rating: 4

The Lincoln Parks Foundation has helped provide abundant parks in the city of Lincoln, NE. These parks range from golf courses to nature centers and have green space for all. Volunteers and city officials work together to make Lincoln a premier city in the area of parks for the people.

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