Balboa Park Sustainability Forum

Rubi Baricuatro

The annual Balboa Park sustainability event is returning under a new name, the Balboa Park Sustainability Forum! The forum will spotlight Balboa Park sustainability achievements through an engaging panel discussion and the Balboa Park Sustainability Awards. Save the date for Wednesday, October 17 from 8:00-10:00 am! Stay tuned for registration information.

OPOT August Get-Together: Morning Coffee!

Veronica Allende

Start your morning off right with your OPOT friends! Come out to Daniel’s Coffee Cart on Wednesday, August 22nd from 8:00-10:00 AM for a cup of coffee and pastries! Enjoy a cup of regular or decaf coffee and a pastry on us, or $1.50 off a specialty drink.  Don’t forget to bring your reusable OPOT coffee cup! This One Park …

Park Profiles: Meet Sidney Yin!

Veronica Allende Balboa Park Cultural Partnership, One Park - One Team, Park Profiles, Uncategorized

Sidney is the Associate Director of Conservatory Programs with the San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory. Sidney’s programming has been extremely influential in music and arts education across San Diego. With commitment and perseverance, he continues to create a positive impact through his passion for music.     How did you first get involved with the San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory? …

July Green Team Meeting

Kelsey Ceccarelli

Closed to the general public. The Balboa Park Green Team is a group comprised of employees and volunteers from all the arts and culture organizations in Balboa Park. It was assembled to enhance employee and volunteer engagement in Park sustainability initiatives.  We aim to have representation from each of the BPCP member organizations at each meeting. With the goal of …

San Diego Pride Parade 2018: One Park- One Team!

Veronica Allende Balboa Park Cultural Partnership, One Park - One Team

On July 14th, over 50 Balboa Park team members represented One Park- One Team at the San Diego Pride Parade! Employees and volunteers from approximately 11 of the organizations came out to march in support of our fellow Park team members and friends, defining what the “One Park- One Team” motto of inclusion and equality means to us. Staff members …

Balboa Park Hazardous Waste Disposal Event

Rubi Baricuatro Balboa Park Cultural Partnership, Sustainability Program

On Friday, July 13, 2018, our program hosted an E-waste/Battery/Bulb drop-off event for Balboa Park member organizations. Through our monthly meetings with facility staff in the Park we were informed of their challenge as non-profits to find the funds to dispose of hazardous waste. For this reason, our program coordinated a park-wide drop-off targeted on fluorescent and compact fluorescent (CFL) …