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Community Profile: John Ressler

April 24, 2017 by Christine Moir

Each month we want to highlight members of our community who are supporting Minneapolis parks through their involvement with the Parks Foundation. We are constantly inspired by the people who care for and use our parks and we want to recognize the many individuals and organizations who make our system incredible through their generosity. Thank.....

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Community Profile: Heidi Schmidt

March 28, 2017 by Christine Moir

We are adding a new feature to our blog and e-news – interviews with Minneapolis Parks Foundation community members who are sharing stories with other Parks Foundation supporters. We hope you’ll enjoy learning about your fellow park enthusiasts. We also want to hear why you believe in the power of parks to transform human life!.....

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Historian David Smith on the past, present and future of Minneapolis parks

February 22, 2016 by Janette Law

If you’re a fan of Minneapolis parks you’ve almost certainly heard of David Smith, the man who literally wrote the book on our storied park system and now maintains a prolific blog on the same topic. We invited David to tell us a little more about himself and what makes our parks so remarkable. When.....

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