A generous gift from Legacy Emanuel Medical Center!
$200,000 Committed Towards Much-Anticipated Interactive Water Play Feature at Dawson Park
Portland Parks Foundation, in partnership with Portland Parks & Recreation, is proud to announce that historic Dawson Park in Northeast Portland will benefit from a $200,000 gift from Legacy Emanuel Medical Center. The gift will be dedicated to a new water feature at the soon-to-be-renovated park.
“Today’s announcement is about Portland’s legacy,” said Nick Hardigg, Executive Director of the Portland Parks Foundation, the fiscal sponsor of Legacy Emanuel’s gift. “Our parks system is the result of 160 years of community commitment. This generous gift from Legacy Emanuel Medical Center extends that tradition, helping Dawson Park to reinforce the history and greatness of the Eliot neighborhood.”
Read the full press release here.Photo and story courtesy of Portland Parks & Recreation, Portland, OR.