What is wellness? One hears and sees the term everywhere these days, ubiquitously drawing over a billion hits in a quick Google search. Explained simply, wellness is a state of being healthy in body and mind. The caveat in this definition being the deliberate effort, or intention, required to enter into this reality. We all know the benefits of being well, having energy, and feeling grateful towards life. We all also know how difficult it can be to maintain feelings of optimism. We may have aging parents or struggling kids, dissatisfaction in our workplace with disharmony at home, and an inundation of information impossible to process. How can one feel “well” amidst so much strife and su
Hi, we're the Parks Foundation!
We're the worker bees found in that little office in Idlewild Park across from the California Building. We are grant writers, program developers, student educators, trail guides, AmeriCorps members, and above all, park lovers! Feel free to stop in our office with questions, concerns, ideas, or simply to say hello. You will get many hellos in return!