OUR MISSION

The Philadelphia Parks Alliance is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to serving Philadelphia's public spaces. The mission of the Parks Alliance is to champion the public’s interest in outstanding parks, recreation, and open spaces - key to making Philadelphia a healthy, vibrant and sustainable city for all.

The Parks Alliance’s vision of a great city is one with both great community and recreation centers and great parks. The Parks Alliance leads the diverse and expanding citizens’ movement which shapes public policies required to build the nation’s premier parks and recreation system.  

The Parks Alliance strives to be an inclusive organization. We welcome working with people of all races, ethnicities, colors, sexes, sexual orientations, religions, citizenship statuses, abilities, veteran statuses, nationalities, ages, and gender identities. The Philadelphia Parks Alliance is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any of the aforementioned classes or any other legally protected class.