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Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
San Francisco, CA
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy (the "Conservancy") is a not-for-profit cooperating association of the National Park Service whose mission is to preserve the Golden Gate National Parks (the "Parks"), enhance the park visitor experience, and build a community dedicated to conserving the Parks for the future. The Parks stretch across 80,000 acres north and south of the Golden Gate Bridge and include Alcatraz Island, Fort Point National Monument, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Muir Woods National Monument and the Presidio, constituting one of the world's largest national parks in an urban setting. The Conservancy is supported by private contributions, cooperative agreements, and income earned from interpretive tours and the sale of educational materials at visitor centers throughout the Parks.
Texas Parks & Wildlife Foundation
Dallas, TX
Founded in 1991, Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation's mission is to provide private support to Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to ensure that all Texans, today and in the future, can enjoy the wild things and wild places of Texas. TPWF funds projects supported by sound science with measurable results and meaningful impact. Private funding, secured by TPWF through gifts and grants, addresses critical conservation needs; improves and expands natural areas, state parks, and wildlife management areas; and enhances opportunities to enjoy and appreciate the abundance of natural beauty throughout Texas. Since its inception, TPWF has raised over $170 million to ensure every Texan, today and in the future, can enjoy, explore, and be inspired by the incredible wild things and wild places in Texas.
Memorial Park Conservancy
Houston, TX
Memorial Park Conservancy is dedicated to the preservation of the native habitat of Memorial Park for future generations; to the public use, enjoyment and education in accordance with conditions of the conveyance to the city by the Hogg family; and to the on-going support of the Houston Parks Department.
Riverside Park Conservancy
New York, NY
Founded in 1986, the Riverside Park Conservancy nurtures Riverside Park's well-being, helps preserve its historic nature and leads the community in developing active stewardship. The Conservancy works to preserve and improve New York's classic waterfront green space. The Conservancy's activities include: training an extensive volunteer corps, helping organize neighborhood groups, advocating with public officials, and offering environmental education experiences for children and families.
Buffalo Bayou Partnership
Houston, TX
Established in 1986, Buffalo Bayou Partnership (BBP) is the non-profit transforming and revitalizing Buffalo Bayou, Houston's most significant natural resource. The organization's geographic focus is the 10-square mile stretch of the bayou that flows from Shepherd Drive, through the heart of downtown into the East End, and onto the Port of Houston Turning Basin. Thanks to the generous support of foundations, corporations, individuals and government agencies, BBP has implemented more than $200 million in improvements for the redevelopment and stewardship of the waterfront - spearheading award-winning projects such as Buffalo Bayou Park, protecting land for future parks and green space, constructing hike and bike trails, and operating comprehensive clean-up and maintenance programs. Buffalo Bayou Partnership also activates the waterway through pedestrian, boating and biking amenities; volunteer activities; permanent and temporary art installations; and wide-ranging tours and programs
National Marine Sanctuary Foundation
Silver Spring, MD
The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation is the national non-profit partner for the National Marine Sanctuary System. Founded in 2000 by America’s most influential ocean conservation leaders, the Foundation raises awareness of and support for national marine and Great Lakes sanctuaries and their vital role in ensuring a healthy ocean.
Memphis Botanic Garden Foundation Inc
Memphis, TN
The Memphis Botanic Garden is a 96-acre botanical garden located in Audubon Park at 750 Cherry Road, Memphis, Tennessee. Memphis Botanic Garden is open to the public daily, where guests can take a stroll through various gardens on the grounds.
Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Des Moines, IA
The Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden is a botanical garden located in Des Moines, Iowa, United States, on the east bank of the Des Moines River. Interest in a Des Moines botanical center began in 1929.
Audubon Nature Institute Foundation
New Orleans, LA
The Audubon Nature Institute is a family of museums and parks dedicated to nature and based in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Conservation Corps
Saint Paul, MN
Founded in 1999, Conservation Corps is an environment nonprofit focused on single organization support. It is a mid-sized organization, with $8.4m in revenue and 647 employees. Conservation Corps is headquartered in Saint Paul, MN and its board chair and secretary is Jill Johnson as of December, 2019.