Please join us for our 13th Annual Celebration as we recognize individuals and organizations who work every day to bring Philadelphia’s parks to life.
The 13th Annual Centennial Celebration
May 14, 2020 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Fairmount Park Horticulture Center
100 North Horticultural Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19131
6PM Reception and silent auction
7:30PM Dinner and awards program
At this year’s Centennial Celebration, we are thrilled to honor individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership and support for our beloved park system.
This year’s honorees include:
John K. Binswanger Park Champion:
Friends of FDR Park
The John Binswanger Park Champion Award was established in 2012 in honor of Fairmount Park Conservancy Founder and Chairman, John Binswanger. The award recognizes individuals who reflect Fairmount Park Conservancy’s purpose to “champion” Philadelphia’s Parks and who demonstrate leadership, generosity, and commitment to transform parks into extraordinary places for safe and healthy recreation. “Park Champions” serve as role models for our city’s youth and share in Fairmount Park Conservancy’s belief that parks can be catalysts for positive change in communities and that better parks make better neighborhoods and ultimately a great city.
Through our unique public/private partnership with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and park stewardship groups throughout the city, the Conservancy works each day to preserve Philadelphia’s green space, promote its cultural heritage, and transform the civic landscape of our city. Your support will directly contribute to our efforts to create and enhance parks that are catalysts for positive change in our city.
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