September 2014

Going with the flow – again – in Los Angeles

September 12, 2014 by Louise Mageli

The Los Angeles River, as seen in Hollywood movies like Grease and Gone in 60 Seconds, isn’t a river at all: It’s a cold concrete channel cutting under freeways and urban vistas. But this sub-urban waterway wasn’t always like that, and soon it won’t be anymore. Residents and visitors alike will turn toward the river.....

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MPF Names New Executive Director and Director of Individual Giving

September 10, 2014 by Janette Law

Incoming Executive Director Tom Evers brings 20 years of experience guiding philanthropy for parks and youth programs Minneapolis, Minn. –The Board of Directors of the Minneapolis Park Foundation has selected Tom Evers from Playworks Minnesota and formerly of The Trust for Public Land to lead the organization as its new Executive Director. The Minneapolis Parks Foundation (MPF) is an.....

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