Category Archives: Foundation News



Second Annual Get Outdoors Expo

Get Outdoors — Adventure Awaits! The second annual “Get Outdoors Adventure Awaits” Expo will feature outdoor gear demos, environmental educators, food trucks, live bands, gear giveaways, kids’ activities, photo ops with parks mascots, and much more. The Expo will kick off at 11:00am with a short program from elected officials, outdoor leaders and our sponsors. When:… Read More



Opinion Piece in the Seattle Times

John Floberg, Washington State Parks Foundation’s Executive Director, co-authored an opinion piece in The Seattle Times making the case for appropriate state funding for State Parks. Originally published in The Seattle Times Opinion section on January 27, 2015 Guest: Our state parks are heavily used but underfunded State parks get 33 million visitors a year,… Read More