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January 14, 2022

Taking Care of Your Trees

Our trees might be dormant right now, but that doesn't…
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Our trees might be dormant right now, but that doesn't mean there isn't work for us to do to take care of them! Here are… Read More
After a national search, Friends of Grand Rapids Parks has chosen Stacy Bare as the Grand Rapids-based non-profit’s next leader.  Bare will succeed Stephanie Adams,… Read More
The Outreach Intern will lead the resident and community engagement efforts surrounding Friends’ volunteer projects. This intern will regularly interact with businesses, non-profits and neighbors… Read More
Friends launched the Outdoor Adventures event series this year with the kayaking experience, co-sponsored by DGRI. Lorena is a proud Latina woman and business professional… Read More
November 17 is National Hiking Day, so this month we are highlighting hiking on trails in our parks as a way to get outside and connect… Read More
Annual Mayor’s Greening Initiative adds 300 trees to Burton Heights neighborhood GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Volunteer registration is open for the annual fall edition of… Read More
Friends' Development Director, Tori, sat down (virtually) with Benjamin and Lisa of Benjamin Scheid Custom Building Concepts to dig into why their company donates to… Read More
Mid-August is the time to look up at the night sky - the Persied meteor shower is happening! How many shooting stars can you count… Read More
The City of Grand Rapids manages 76 parks, and there are even more within city limits! With such a large number, one would think it… Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information: Stephanie Adams, Executive Director stephanie@friendsofgrparks.org   Friends of Grand Rapids Parks to Take Guests to New Heights at Green… Read More