The Florida State Parks Foundation announced today that a major grant from The Batchelor Foundation will help fund needed repairs to the outdoor turtle tank at John D. MacArthur Beach State Park. The Sea Turtle Ambassador Education Program educates people about the critical need for a... READ MORE
The Florida State Parks Foundation is proud to offer small grant opportunities to our CSO members, in addition to parks that do not have a CSO. The Foundation will award $25,000 annually in grant amounts up to $5,000. Applications will be accepted beginning Monday, January 4, 2021, and will close on Monday, March 15, 2021.
Florida’s 150 years of treating tourists to gushing springs, lolling manatees, curious fish and emerald grasses undulating in invisible currents is about to take a turn because of a chance remark. In 2015, Paula Russo, a volunteer for the Florida State Parks Foundation...READ MORE