Bronx Volunteers Graduate Partnerships For Parks Fellowship

Linda Kemp (c) graciously accepted her certificate of completion from City Parks Foundation executive director Heather Lubov and NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver.
Photo by Malcolm Pinckney

While autumn is back-to-school season for many New Yorkers, 40 dedicated volunteers graduated on Wednesday, November 9 from the Partnerships for Parks Academy Fellowship program.

Linda Kemp of Bringing the Peace at Drew Park, Denise Cooper and Elsa Mitchel of Educators and Friends at Bronx Park Oval and Zimmerman Playground were three Bronx volunteers in the 2016 graduating class.

Many attended the Partnership for Parks Fellowship Academy Graduation Ceremony.
Photo by Melanie Rieders

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