Session Details

Investing in Parks and Greenspaces: A Funder's Perspective

When it comes to park development, maintenance, and programming, successful projects are often those that are able to raise funds and support from a variety of sources.

This funders panel will provide insight to community groups and fundraisers as to which aspect of their work is most appealing to funders as well as possible pitfalls in the application process. Emphasis will be on practical advice, with each funder providing three tips for a successful proposal or request.


  • Learn practical advice on how to pitch a project proposal.
  • Be introduced to the reality of reviewing competing funding proposals.
  • Learn about new funders and funding opportunities.