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2014-07-10 12:22:47

Program to donate $15,000 to environmental nonprofits in Arizona PHOENIX, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land, sponsored locally by Goodwill of Central Arizona, today announced finalists for Arizona's 2014 Cox Conserves Heroes program. A total of $15,000 will be donated to local environmental nonprofits on behalf of the winner and finalists. By being a finalist, each individual has secured a $2,500 donation for his nonprofit of choice. The...

2014-07-09 12:23:23

Program to donate $15,000 to environmental nonprofits in Santa Barbara SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land announced Andrea Adams-Morden and Rebecca Claassen as the 2014 finalists for Santa Barbara's Cox Conserves Heroes program, which recognizes volunteers for creating, preserving or enhancing outdoor spaces. The public is being asked to vote through August 6 to determine the winner. To vote, visit...

2014-07-09 12:23:19

Program to donate $15,000 to environmental nonprofits in OC ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land announced Evan Brown, Frank Capalupo and George Sutherland as the 2014 finalists for Orange County's Cox Conserves Heroes program, which recognizes volunteers for creating, preserving or enhancing outdoor spaces. The public is being asked to vote through August 6 to determine the winner. To vote, visit...

2014-06-26 08:21:59

Americans Asked to Share Experiences About Why Nature Matters to Them SAN FRANCISCO, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Trust for Public Land, the only national conservation organization dedicated to creating parks and protecting land for people, today announced the launch of #OurLand (tpl.org/ourland, #ourland), an outreach campaign designed to spur a movement to inspire people to share why nature matters to them. The #OurLand campaign invites all Americans to help protect "our...

2014-05-15 12:42:13

Program sponsored locally by Goodwill of Central Arizona; $15,000 to be donated to local environmental nonprofits PHOENIX, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, is seeking nominations for Arizona's third annual Cox Conserves Heroes awards program through 5 p.m. on May 19. Sponsored locally by Goodwill of Central Arizona, the program is accepting nominations at www.cox7.com/cox-conserves for environmental volunteers in Metro...

2014-05-02 12:22:56

More than $11 billion approved by voters in 10 states in the last 8 years WASHINGTON, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report reveals the best attributes for successful statewide conservation programs. Among the ideal characteristics of a state conservation program are creating the program through a constitutional amendment, ensuring monies are directed to a protected, trustee-managed fund, and little-to-no direct legislative involvement in funding decisions. The report,...

2014-04-14 12:25:32

Program sponsored locally by Goodwill of Central Arizona; $15,000 to be donated to local environmental nonprofits PHOENIX, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, is seeking nominations for Arizona's third annual Cox Conserves Heroes awards program. Sponsored locally by Goodwill of Central Arizona, the program is accepting nominations at www.cox7.com/cox-conserves for conservation volunteers in Metro Phoenix and Southern Arizona who...

2014-03-26 08:23:48

SAN FRANCISCO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Park directors and advocates hailed the latest report on city parks released Wednesday by The Trust for Public Land, a leading national non-profit in creating urban parks across the country. The 2014 City Parks Facts report, now available at www.tpl.org/cityparkfacts, is the nation's most complete compilation of data about urban parks in the nation's largest 100 cities. It is created by The Trust for Public Land's Center for City Park...


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