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Fred's Facts

Iroquois Park for Frederick Law Olmsted represented “a treasure of sylvan scenery” providing “the grandeur of the forest depths in the dim seclusion of which you may wander musingly for hours.”

Volunteer Spotlight

Our Volunteers are Awesome!


November 12, 2015










Thank you to the volunteers who donated their time in an Olmsted Park, in our office, or at an event this year! You have truly made a difference:

  • 1100 volunteers donated 5000 hours!
  • 1700 hours donated by Park Stewards and Junior Park Stewards volunteers!
  • 46 groups volunteered over 2300 hours in the parks and at our special events! 

Thank you to these groups who volunteered their time in 2015:

  • Beargrass Creek Alliance
  • Bellarmine University Honors Program
  • Bellarmine University REACH
  • Big Rock Jazz & Blues Fest Committee
  • Catholic Heart WorkCamp
  • Cherokee Triangle Neighborhood Association
  • Chevron
  • Crosley Radio/Modern Marketing
  • Destiny Church
  • Fighting Chance of Louisville
  • Governor Scholars Program
  • Gresham Smith & Partners
  • Heine Brothers’ Coffee
  • Holy Cross High School
  • Humana
  • Iroquois High School
  • Kentucky Mountain Bike Association
  • Kindred Healthcare
  • KPMG
  • Louisville Bicycle Club
  • Louisville Collegiate School
  • Louisville Islamic Center
  • Marsh-McClellan
  • MSD
  • Nativity Academy
  • Nazarene Youth Conference
  • Neighbors of Bingham Park
  • New Birth Church
  • Power Creative
  • Presentation Academy Cross Country
  • Pro-Quest
  • Rotary Louisville
  • Schneider Electric
  • Spalding University
  • St Francis High School
  • St Vincent DePaul
  • Tyler Park Neighborhood Association
  • University of Louisville Department of Research & Innovation
  • University of Louisville Law School
  • UPS
  • Volunteer Louisville Meet-Up
  • Wakefield Reutlinger Realtors
  • YMCA Shelterhouse