News & Announcements

Artwork Firesale

We have discovered a series of beautiful original artworks at the office that we just don’t have the space to accommodate… so this art must go! Please consider purchasing one of these lovely pieces for $50 with all proceeds going

New YEP Logo!

The Anchorage Park Foundation is excited to share our beautiful new Youth Employment in Parks logo to properly honor and mark our first year as a nationally accredited program.

2015 Legislative Requests

We advocate to the State Legislature on behalf of neighborhoods and the broader Anchorage community to revitalize parks and trails. Neighborhood Park Safety Upgrades Charles Smith Memorial Park Chugach Foothills Park Cope Street Park Didlika Park Earl & Muriel King

YEP 2014 Annual Report

Read up on the awesome accomplishments of the summer 2014 Youth Employment in Parks program!

Call for 2015 Challenge Grant Applications!

The Anchorage Park Foundation is delighted to announce the open application period for 2015 Challenge Grants.

Let us match your park or trail project dollar for dollar up to $40,000!

Anchorage Trails Video

Anchorage Trails are important to our health, our sense of a livable community, and our economy. Check out this Anchorage trails video tribute by trail users and supporters.

YEP 2014 feature video

Check out this montage featuring YEP 2014 crew and staff!

YEP 8th Season in Full Swing

The 2014 Youth Employment in Parks crews are working hard on their third project of the year!

Announcing the 2014 APF Park & Trail Projects!

This is what it’s all about: a summer of 33 park improvements. Get ready to enjoy upgrades and ribbon cuttings all over the city you love!

Join the 2014 YEP Crew!

Youth Employment in Parks is accepting applications for Summer 2014! Deadline is March 19