Our Programs

Free Garden Events

Gardening, fitness, birding: we host hundreds of free events in our parks and gardens throughout New York City. Join us!

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Volunteer in Our Parks

From May through October, NYRP welcomes volunteers to assist with forest stewardship and restoration in our Northern Manhattan parks.

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Our Work

Manhattan's First-Ever Coastal Soils Map

NYRP partnered with USDA-NRCS to chart the first-ever map of Manhattan’s critical coastal soils.

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Nature is a fundamental right of every New Yorker.

We partner with local communities, public agencies, and the private sector to acquire, create, maintain, and program public open space throughout New York City.

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Our Parks & Gardens

NYRP cares for community gardens and parks citywide. We support communities in activating these green spaces year-round through urban agriculture and public programs including live performances, food distributions, and other neighborhood-centered activities.

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Our Impact

Since our founding in 1995 by Bette Midler, we have renovated gardens, restored parks, planted trees, educated students, and forged partnerships to transform the City’s landscape.

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