We are an independent nonprofit — separate from but working closely with the city, to upgrade park assets. We care about what park users want, and are responsible and accountable to the intent of our donors, neighborhoods and volunteers.
Anchorage has hundreds of parks and a world-class trail system. A healthy park system is a long-term commitment, and we strategically lead selected projects based on meaningful donor and volunteer support.
Mayor Ethan Berkowitz is excited about the new learning lab coming soon to Sand Lake Park. Sand Lake Elementary applied for an Anchorage Park Foundation Challenge Grant to build their outdoor classroom, and we look forward to seeing the finished product. Most recently they've been using the park to record the sounds of wood frogs! ... See MoreSee Less
Students from Sand Lake Elementary took me on a tour of their new learning lab site – exciting addition!
Neighbors and community groups came together for a park improvement day at Fairview Park. We painted the benches and picnic shelters, spread mulch in the playground area, and planted edible landscapin...