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Reflecting on a Year of Achievements

To put it mildly, 2020 was a chaotic year. And while it may have felt like things ground to a halt, as the COVD-19 pandemic overshadowed everything we experienced, the Urbana Parks Foundation was still able to get stuff done throughout the year. In this month’s blog, we would like to highlight some of our 2020 achievements.

Parks foundation raises $2 million during campaign

Originally Posted by WCIA News Channel 3: Nov 12, 2020 / 01:22 PM CST / Updated: Nov 12, 2020 / 01:24 PM CST URBANA, Ill. (WCIA) — The Urbana Parks Foundation said they raised $2 million during their “Campaign for the Next Century.” In a news...

Big Splash

Posted: Feb 21, 2020 / 12:19 PM CST / Updated: Feb 21, 2020 / 04:39 PM CST This was originally posted on February 21, 2020 at 12:19 p.m. at wcia.com as shown here. Megan Puzey, Urbana Parks Foundation Vice President and Chair of the Events...

2019 Jazz Walk Mixer Brings Park Supporters Together

The Urbana Parks Foundation (UPF) hosted a successful mixer in advance of the 2019 Urbana Park District (UPD) Jazz Walk on September 13, 2019. The event took place at Meadowbrook Park in Urbana. The event brought together over 75 individuals to network, enjoy...

UPF President Fred Delcomyn Visits ciLiving

UPF President Fred Delcomyn Visits ciLiving

Urbana Parks Foundation President Fred Delcomyn visited with the ciLiving studio on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 to share details about the Foundation’s Campaign for the Next Century. Watch the ciLiving segment here. The Campaign for the Next Century targets three...

UPF President Fred Delcomyn Visits WCIA News Channel 3 Morning Show

UPF President Fred Delcomyn Visits WCIA News Channel 3 Morning Show

Urbana Parks Foundation President Fred Delcomyn visited with the WCIA News Channel 3 Morning show on Monday, September 10, 2018. Delcomyn shared details about the Foundation's Campaign for the Next Century, which was formally announced on September 7, 2018. The...