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Meet the young Black leaders at the center of Eli’s Park Project

Eli's Park Project Teen Advisory Team

In our latest video, hear the story behind the Eli’s Park Project Teen Advisory Team, a group of Black, female teens leading change in North Seattle. Through community organizing, outreach, and performance they are working to engage community members and help create an accessible, inclusive, nature-based park where people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities can find peace.

The Eli’s Park Project is a community-led renovation of the Burke-Gilman Playground Park in Seattle. The project is partially funded by a Neighborhood Matching Fund grant. To learn more about the project visit:

For more information on the Neighborhood Matching Fund visit our website.