We Activate the Power of Parks

Park Pride is the only nonprofit organization working with communities all over Atlanta and DeKalb to improve their parks.

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Friends of the ParkPark VisioningVolunteer ProgramGrant ProgramsCommunity GardensFiscal SponsorshipAdopt-the-Atlanta BeltLine


Friends of the Park

Community Support

It is Park Pride’s mission to engage the community to activate the power of parks, and the formation of a Friends of the Park group is the most effective first step in creating positive and long-lasting changes in a neighborhood park. Learn More

Park Visioning

Park Planning Assistance

Park Pride believes that a world-class park begins with a strong, community-supported design. Learn More

Volunteer Program

Volunteering in Parks

Throughout the Cities of Atlanta, Brookhaven, and Tucker, and unincorporated DeKalb County, folks are coming together to make significant improvements to their public parks. Learn More

Grant Programs

Matching Grants

From the smallest clean-up project to a full-scale park overhaul – or even building a park from scratch – Park Pride’s matching grant programs offer multiple options for communities within our jurisdiction to go about creating and funding their ideal greenspace. Learn More

Fiscal Sponsorship

Fundraising Support

The Fiscal Sponsorship Program enables community groups in Atlanta, Brookhaven, Tucker, and DeKalb County to raise funds for new playgrounds, enhanced landscaping and other park improvements without having to go through the process of securing 501(c)(3) nonprofit tax status. Learn More

Adopt-the-Atlanta BeltLine

Atlanta BeltLine Services & Support

The Adopt-the-Atlanta BeltLine program offers an opportunity for community groups to play a direct role in helping improve and maintain the Atlanta BeltLine. Learn More


Park Advocacy

Putting Parks First

Great parks provide immeasurable benefits to a community, positively impacting nearly effort facet of a neighborhood. Park Pride provides a voice for parks on behalf of the communities they serve, working to ensure that greenspace initiatives are adequately funded and remain a priority of elected officials. Learn More


Annual Parks & Greenspace Conference

Networking for the Greener Good

Our annual Parks and Greenspace Conference is an opportunity for networking and discussing greenspace initiatives with elected officials, community leaders, and park advocates. Learn More

Park Meetings

Friends of the Park Networking

Gather, learn, and build fellowship with Friends of the Park volunteers from across the city and county. Learn More