Tag Archives: California State Parks Foundation

California State Parks Foundation Statement Regarding Governor’s Proposed FY 2015-16 State Budget

On January 9, 2015 California Governor Jerry Brown released his Proposed Fiscal Year 2015-16 State Budget.  Elizabeth Goldstein, President of the California State Parks Foundation released a statement about how she believes the state parks did: State parks fared well in this budget proposal and we are pleased to see the era of state park […]

Free Park Entry for Veterans on Veterans Day – November 11th

From the California State Parks Foundation: As we prepare to celebrate Veterans Day, we at CSPF want to thank all those who have served and who are currently serving our country. We also want to spread the word that for the first time veterans and active duty military personnel are eligible for free day-use access […]

Free tickets for the Palm Springs Aerial tram!

Okay, you knew there’d be a catch.  But it’s a good catch! The California State Parks Foundation sponsors the Park Champions Program, which – from their website – “…holds volunteer work days in state parks across California. This program was created in response to the unprecedented budget cuts that California State Parks face right now. […]

State Park and Recreation Commission and Parks Forward to host public workshops

The State Park and Recreation Commission, in conjunction with the Parks Forward Initiative, is conducting public workshops throughout the state during September and October 2013. The workshops are being conducted to gather new ideas on how to improve efficiency, create financial sustainability, and better leverage partnerships within California State Parks. All of the meetings are webcast live on www.cal-span.org and archived on […]