About the LA Parks Foundation
What we do
SUSTAINABILITY: Support our city parks’ role in water conservation, air quality improvement, wildlife habitat preservation and sustainability.
PRESERVATION: Protect and enhance the beauty, historic value, and cultural relevance of our city parks for all Angelenos to enjoy.
ACCESS – Create opportunities for recreation and park enjoyment that are affordable, available, and generally within a ten-minute walk in all neighborhoods and communities across Los Angeles.
COMMUNITY: Expand the role of city parks as vibrant centers of community and urban life for all Angelenos.
EQUITY: Ensure that city park facilities and programs are provided throughout Los Angeles for both residents and visitors, regardless of age, gender, income, race, ethnicity, or ability.
SHELTERING: Recognize and support our city parks’ role for sheltering and relief during emergencies such as pandemics, fires, and earthquakes, and support both victims and park services in times of crisis.