Partnership Week 2020 – Community Partners

Group at Ivanhoe South Nature Preserve
Group at Ivanhoe South Nature Preserve

Nature is for EVERYONE, and on this final day of Partnership week, we are celebrating the many individuals, organizations, schools, corporations and government agencies who are helping to make local nature accessible, fun, and educational for ALL who visit and reside in northwestern Indiana.

A very special thanks to our partners including Urban League of Northwest Indiana, INC., Field Museum, West Side Leadership Academy, Gary Alumni Pathway to Students, Indiana GEAR UP, The Nature Conservancy in Indiana, Nipsco, Aetna Manor Revitalization Program Gary block clubs, Gary Department of Green Urbanism & Stormwater, Lake County Parks, and many others for working with us to develop equitable and inclusive programming so that all may enjoy our region’s beautiful natural areas.

Additionally, we are celebrating our many partners who support our efforts to enhance public access at Shirley Heinze Land Trust’s nature preserves so that all who visit feel safe, welcomed, and inspired.