Greater & Greener 2019: Building Ownership through Community Stewardship

Join Groundwork USA’s Director of Capacity Building Cate Mingoya at Greater & Greener 2019: Exploring Natural Connections as she moderates a panel on Building Ownership through Community Stewardship. This session will explore four different models of community-based park stewardship and how to create an organizational culture that fosters community participation and ownership. Topics covered: lessons learned, pitfalls to avoid, and the benefits of how an engaged community contributes not only to resilient parks but resilient communities.

When: July 22, 2019, 2:30pm – 3:45pm

Where: Denver, CO

Conference Details and Registration: Greater & Greener 2019: Exploring Natural Connections

Greater & Greener, an international urban parks conference presented by City Parks Alliance, explores how urban parks can be designed, developed, programmed, funded, and sustained to meet increasing city demands. By expanding the discussion to new audiences and emphasizing the relevance of urban parks to engage leaders from across sectors, Greater & Greener aims to inspire reimagining of parks in a broad new context of economic, environmental, and social opportunities.