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You can help restore woodlands, keep trees and waterways healthy, and bring new life to playgrounds and recreational areas in the Olmsted Parks.

“People have a sense of pride in their neighborhood parks, but what we want to emphasize at the Conservancy is the importance of investing in the whole Olmsted Parks system. It promotes connection and unity in our city.”

Summer Auerbach

Board of Trustees

Ways to Volunteer

Volunteer for Upcoming Events

You can provide assistance at special events and ensure that everyone in attendance enjoys their experience. We host concerts, fundraisers, neighborhood gatherings and more.

Help engage your community!

Upcoming Events

Become a Park Steward

Olmsted Parks Conservancy Park Stewards serve as official ambassadors and play an integral role in helping our organization enhance, restore and protect our 17 Olmsted Parks and 6 Parkways.

Park Stewards keep parks healthy!

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Join a Friends of Olmsted Parks Group

Olmsted Parks Conservancy manages Friends of the Olmsted Parks groups to keep park neighbors informed and guide them in advocating for their parks.

Enhance your neighborhood park!

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Contact us

For questions, please reach out to Matt Spalding at


Other ways to support Olmsted Parks

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Become a member & help us restore, enhance, and protect our park system.

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1891 Society

Give more than you ever thought possible by including Olmsted Parks Conservancy in your estate plans.

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Corporate Support

Support our work through event sponsorships and specific capital projects in the parks.

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Volunteers are essential in keeping our Olmsted Parks clean and beautiful.

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