Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
yesterday at 21:49. Facebook
Now that’s a big check! $16,000 towards the design in Carpinteria, CA. So stoked to see what the design will entail! #carpinteriaskatefoundation
Now thats a big check 16000 towards the design in Carpinteria CA

Skatepark goes into design phase

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Mark Helfand
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
yesterday at 17:00. Facebook
Can you #NameThatSkatepark?
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Scott Rice
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/26/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
You can almost hear the "YEW!'s" THF grant recipient '04 Greensboro, NC opened up their new 10,000 sq. ft. skatepark this past weekend. Congrats Greensboro! A quick reminder that the THF skatepark grant period is open, to learn more check out [ Bit.ly Link ].

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You can almost hear the YEWs THF grant recipient 04 Greensboro NC
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/26/2017 at 22:18. Facebook
Congrats to THF advisory board member Amelia Brodka for winning the European Championship of the Vans Park Series (at an outdoor, public skatepark no less!!) Congrats to @shanibru and @yung_k_t for rounding out the podium. And S/O to #MalmoSweden for investing in their public skatepark infrastructure as a city, and attracting international attention and events. #ifyoubuildittheywillcome...
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Rodrigo Gonzalez
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/26/2017 at 21:49. Facebook
ATTENTION Potsdam, NY Locals - DO NOT let the pickle ball court lovers win… the community of skaters have worked extensively to stake their claim. Advocates, what is the best way to deal with this situation?”
ATTENTION Potsdam NY Locals DO NOT let the pickle ball court lovers

Ogdensburg residents eye pickleball court as city considers future of skate park | NorthCountryNow

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Chris Limon
Anthony D'Urantia
Roll With It OC
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/26/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
Eau Claire Skaters Association have worked extremely hard for the past 8 months to raise money for their new skatepark. A total of $28,000 is a great start and we are excited about following along their journey to new concrete! Are you a local of Eau Claire? Ask yourself, how can you help out the cause?
Eau Claire Skaters Association have worked extremely hard for the past 8

Fundraising for new skate park hits $28K

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Kyle Gostomski
Terry Burke-Eiserling
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/25/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
Gnarly, brave, resilient - what adjective best describes you? Ashley Masters, Director of Programming at Skate Like a Girl SF Bay Area is a rad skater. Take the #GirlsAre Quiz with The Alliance for a Healthier Generation and the Clinton Foundation now, [ Bit.ly Link ] Robbie Crawford
Gnarly brave resilient what adjective best describes you Ashley Masters Director of
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/25/2017 at 21:49. Facebook
Things are looking up for Greenfield, MA! “Skaters deserve a park of their own. We aren’t there yet, but we are closer than we have ever been before.” - Recreation Director Christy Moore
Things are looking up for Greenfield MA Skaters deserve a park of

Grant application keeps skate park plans rolling

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Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/25/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
“It’s just sort of reflective of modern uses of the park,” Cohen said. “I planned another one in another part of the district because young people came to me and said this is what they want.” Voice your community needs, with the help from city officials it can be done!
Its just sort of reflective of modern uses of the park Cohen

After 4-year wait, Vannie finally starts skate park work

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Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/24/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
To all advocates, take note from this group of 12 year olds who were pointed in the right direction by their local law enforcement after being kicked out of many business parking lots for skating. We applaud the local authorities of Ocean View, Delaware for getting the group of advocates to their first city council meeting voicing their need as a part of the community!

Frankford youth ask for help on skatepark | Coastal Point

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Terry Burke-Eiserling
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/24/2017 at 16:04. Facebook
#ABCsofAdvocacy Kinship. When was the last time you went somewhere and felt like you truly belonged - and that everyone else did too? It’s a rare thing in this world with so many artificial divisions out there. But at the skatepark, there’s a kind-of magical cohesion that goes on. A respect bigger than boundaries, an understanding built on participation alone. Sure, there are punks that...
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ABCsofAdvocacy Kinship When was the last time you went somewhere and felt
Anthony Thompson
Russell Joyce
Hardy Fulgham
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/23/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
#THFStaffSpotlight Colin is a lifelong skateboarder from Los Angeles, bringing his years of shredding and industry experience to THF. At the office, he’s THF's Swiss Army Knife--doing everything from assisting the rest of the THF team in any number of ways, to working with key donors and supporters, and managing event-based fundraising. Known for his quiet, stylish demeanor, his passion for...
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Robert Takata
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/23/2017 at 21:49. Facebook
"I hope that when the skatepark arrives I get some peace.” Now, this isn’t the right way to get a skatepark built. Let’s start by learning the process and going from there!
I hope that when the skatepark arrives I get some peace Now

Skatepark demands leads to damage to home

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Roll With It OC
Tony Hawk Foundation
Tony Hawk Foundation
05/23/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
Despite some setbacks with city officials #WatertownSkatepark (THF ’16 Grant Recipient) is moving forward with a plan to assess new bids for the construction of the park. Sometimes setbacks happen but it shouldn’t deter you from moving forward!
Despite some setbacks with city officials WatertownSkatepark THF 16 Grant Recipient is

Council rejects lone bid, still hopes to construct new skate park this year

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Donna Wies
"This is an exciting piece for the community and I think there are hundreds of kids that will have hours and hours of enjoyment here for many years to come.” --- Stoked to hear that community members understand the lasting effects of a skatepark and the community it serves.
This is an exciting piece for the community and I think there

Kingston's newest skate park opens in Rideau Heights | KingstonRegion.com

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Can you #NameThatSkatepark?
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ATTENTION CLIFTON, NJ Locals - Advocates needed to teach the community about the benefits skateparks, and rally the town to get one going. Get started now by reading this article put out by the local news then head to [ Bit.ly Link ] to learn the steps to get some skateable concrete in your town.
ATTENTION CLIFTON NJ Locals Advocates needed to teach the community about the

Clifton skate park remains closed, future still unclear

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Article has NIMBY written all over it. Test question #1 for all the pro-advocates out there, how would you fix this situation?

Neighbors’ Fears of Attracting “A Different Element” Helped Kill the 606 Skate Park

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Chris Limon
Myra Kemna
#ABCsofAdvocacy Joy, skateboarding is. The amount of self expression, personal transformation, camaraderie, and fun that occurs at the skatepark simply cannot be measured. But if we had to pick one word to try to wrap all of that up and describe it, we’d probably go with joy. The feeling of landing a trick, supporting a friend, skating hard, or just having a great session by any description -...
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ABCsofAdvocacy Joy skateboarding is The amount of self expression personal trans