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Green Earth Book Awards 2023 Winners: Looking for a good read?

Green Earth Book Awards 2023 Winners: Looking for a good read?

We are pleased to share this excerpt from Earth 911’s blog Green Earth Book Awards 2023 Winners. Click here to read the full story and discover the winners. We hope […]

MOM’s Organic Market Partner Alliance Spotlight: Protecting & Restoring the Environment

MOM’s Organic Market Partner Alliance Spotlight: Protecting & Restoring the Environment

We know that collaboration enables us to pursue our mission of a healthy watershed more effectively everyday! Volunteers, Board members, donors, and organizational partners expand our community and strengthen our […]

TTF recognizes 2023 Watershed Milestones Honorees & Accomplishments!  

TTF recognizes 2023 Watershed Milestones Honorees & Accomplishments!  

We are only able to achieve the hard work of enriching and maintaining the TTF watershed with the help of our exemplary watershed heroes. This year, for our 12th Annual […]

Tacony Creek Park Explorer Kits: Fun Activities for your Kids!

Tacony Creek Park Explorer Kits: Fun Activities for your Kids!

Have you heard about the two special community engagement projects that were part of our Tacony Creek Park Master Plan? Four People of the Park signs have already been installed […]

Sanchez and Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership secure $175K grant

This blog is a repost from PAHouse.com. See the original news release here. Rep. Ben Sanchez153rd District / Montgomery County Sanchez and Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership secure $175K grant Rep. Ben Sanchez    January 9, […]

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – A Conversation About Environmental Justice

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – A Conversation About Environmental Justice

Join TTF and our Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Committee for an online conversation about Environmental Justice (EJ), in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Together, we’ll talk about […]

Updates on Little Libraries in Tacony Creek Park! Access free books for your children!

Updates on Little Libraries in Tacony Creek Park! Access free books for your children!

(Featured photo – credit to Jose Rivera @joserivera0605 on Instagram.) Reading is essential. Right now, according to Read by 4th, 2 out of 3 of our children are reading below […]

TTF staff participates in chainsaw training with University of New Hampshire professor

TTF staff participates in chainsaw training with University of New Hampshire professor

TTF Philadelphia Stewardship Leader Alex Rosario attended a chainsaw training led by Professor Don Quigley, (Professor Emeritus, University of New Hampshire) provided through Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and the Fairmount […]

Now introducing…three new Little Libraries in Tacony Creek Park!

Now introducing…three new Little Libraries in Tacony Creek Park!

Reading is essential. We are so proud that we have been able to enhance learning opportunities within our watershed (which is really a big outdoor classroom), especially along Tacony Creek […]

Growing Greener Webinar: Funding PA’s Largest Conservation Program for the Next Generation

Growing Greener Webinar: Funding PA’s Largest Conservation Program for the Next Generation

Event Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 6:00 PM –  7:00 PM ET Sponsors: Conservation Voters of PA, PennFuture, Wissahickon Trails, and Tookany/Tacony Frankford Watershed Partnership Roughly a third of Pennsylvania’s […]

Watershed Districts: The Case for Environmental Gerrymandering

Watershed Districts: The Case for Environmental Gerrymandering

Watershed Districts: The Case for Environmental Gerrymandering* By David Bell We usually think of ourselves as living in a particular city, town, or neighborhood. What if we considered ourselves to […]

JOB POSTING: Philadelphia Community Organizer

JOB POSTING: Philadelphia Community Organizer

JOB POSTING: Philadelphia Community Organizer (PCO) Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership Organizational Background The Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF) is seeking a Philadelphia Community Organizer (PCO) to lead outreach efforts and develop relationships […]

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