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    The Equitable Communities Fund

    Energizing communities through parks and open space to drive active social change. 


The Trust for Public Land creates parks and protects land for people, ensuring healthy, livable communities for generations to come.

Our Equitable Communities Fund is energizing communities through parks and open space—and we need your help.

Where we're headed

The park access solution that's hiding in plain sight

Explore our impact since 1973

Help ensure everyone has access to the outdoors. Every park we create, schoolyard we transform, trail we extend, and landscape we protect is thanks to supporters like you. Join us today.

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Tell Congress to pass the Parks, Jobs, and Equity Act, a $500 million emergency investment in the outdoors.

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Help keep our public lands in public hands.

Parks and an equitable recovery

Parks and an equitable recovery

We've measured who does and does not have access to the outdoors in America—and uncovered some major disparities. Read about this alarming data in our report "Parks and an equitable recovery."

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Before Ben Jealous emerged as a civil rights leader on the national stage, taking the helm of the NAACP from 2008–2013, he was a kid...

Equitable Communities Fund

The Equitable Communities Fund

Energizing communities through parks and open space to drive active social change. 

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