Friends of Dearborn Park

Dearborn Park Decatur Midway Woods DeKalb County Parks & Rec

About

Friends of Dearborn Park is committed to preserving and improving Dearborn Park for all residents located in Midway Woods and surrounding area.

Friends of Dearborn Park values tie into the core values of Park Pride. Park Pride “helps communities enhance parks and greenspace through advocacy, volunteerism and capital improvements. We strive to help every community achieve their vision of a great park.”

Park Pride’s  Mission Statement, Vision Statement and Philosophy is shown below. To find our more about Park Pride Friends of the Park and how you can volunteer in your own park Click here

Mission Statement:
To engage the community to activate the power of parks.

Vision Statement:
A nationally recognized network of locally inspired parks, greenspaces and trails that engages individuals, strengthens communities and transforms Atlanta.

Philosophy:
The Power of Parks — Great parks have the power to increase our quality of life and strengthen the fabric of our cities. They are places for members of the community to gather, play, relax, and lose themselves in nature, encouraging mental and physical health. Great parks promote community engagement, safety, and revitalization. They spur economic development and benefit tourism. Great parks make our citizens happy, our communities strong, and our cities sustainable

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