The coronavirus pandemic simultaneously underscored the benefits of parks and greenspaces while shining light on the disparities in who has safe and easy access to those places. Learn how the 2020 participants worked closely with community members to not only advance shared goals for parks, but also help build the capacity, skills, and structures to ensure the work continues.
Natasha Riveron, Healthy Parks and Places Manager, Safe Routes Partnership
Alina Lopez, Community Engagement Coordinator, Spark CDI
Edgar Garibay, Community Relations Manager, Tuolumne River Trust
Evren Sönmez, Program Manager, Living Streets Alliance