Friends of Clark Park (FOCP)
For the Community of West Philadelphia's Clark Park
Friends of Clark Park is a non-profit corporation and volunteer organization founded in 1974 to help maintain and improve University City’s largest public green space.
Friends of Clark Park ...
- Advises city officials on the park’s needs.
- Works with the Department of Recreation to improve maintenance and plan physical improvements.
- Sponsors park events and programs to encourage use of the park and foster a sense of community.
- Organizes volunteer work days.
- Provides a conduit through which groups or individuals may donate trees or make other gifts.
- Educates the public about the park’s history.
- Creates a forum for the park’s constituents.
Note: The above descriptive information came from the organization's About the Friends page.
In The News
- Clark Park Youth Soccer program looking for volunteer coaches, West Philly Local, September 4, 2017.
- Soccer: Youth Soccer