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February 20, 2020

The Mayor of Mabson Field: Lee Dawson Jr.

Lee Dawson Jr., a native of East Austin, has been supporting his community for decades—one game at a time. Dawson grew up in the neighborhood and still lives...

February 5, 2020

People + Parks: A Legacy of Park Stewardship

Pastor Edward Clarence Craig, Jr. was born to Edward Moses Craig and Frankie Black Craig in Austin, Texas on February 24, 1948 - the fourth of five children....

January 3, 2020

Park Pollinators: Meet Thomas Visco

Our tagline is people + parks, and we take that to heart. We know the people we work with, both inside and outside the office, are what make this organizatio...

November 22, 2019

Celebrate Giving Tuesday with APF and Win!

Austin Parks Foundation is taking part in the international Giving Tuesday on December 3rd, and we want YOU to join us! In addition to some amazing partners ...