Entries by Grace Bracamonte

Great Parks Summit

Join us for the 2022 Great Park Summit virtual conference taking place July 26 in celebration of National Parks and Recreation Month. The theme of this year’s virtual event is The Power of Parks, as we continue to explore how parks and public spaces are catalysts for greener, healthier, and more economically vibrant communities. Hear […]

The Story of Janiia

  At 16 years old, Janiia’s single mother completed her application for the Parks Foundation internship program with many dreams for her daughter. Qualifying for the program, Janiia was assigned to work at the office of the District 8 Commissioner, who is now the Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava.  It was difficult balancing the responsibilities of caring […]

Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade Honors Past Board Members

  Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade Honors Past Board Members   MIAMI (September 1, 2021) – The Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade honored past board Members Jack Kardys and Lisa Martinez on August 20, 2021 for their years of service to the Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade and Miami-Dade County Parks.   Dedicating his career to public service, Mr. Jack Kardys has served the parks […]