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Give Play Campaign Enters Second Week

Last week, we launched our annual Give Play year-end fundraiser. The campaign kicked off on Giving Tuesday (November 27th) and included events at Viking Braggot Co.’s Southtowne Pub and local

It’s Time to Celebrate Play!

Our annual Give Play campaign is almost here! This year, we’re celebrating the powerful impact play can have on individual and community health. From improving physical and mental health outcomes,

Giving the Gift of Play

Every city needs a hub; a central space where people can gather together and enjoy events, recreation, and entertainment. These spaces give a city life. They unite individuals and provide

Breaking Ground at Civic Park

On October 7th, hundreds of community members came to the future home of Civic Park to help Eugene Civic Alliance officially break ground on the new facility. The event celebrated

PacificSource Joins Campaign for Civic Park!

We are pleased to announce that PacificSource Health Plans has joined the Campaign for Civic Park by making a $500,000 pledge to the project. In exchange for their support, PacificSource

Save the Date: Civic Park Groundbreaking Celebration!

You’re invited to celebrate groundbreaking at Civic Park! Join us on Sunday, October 7th as we commemorate the beginning of Civic Park’s construction. To properly launch the construction of a

ECA Welcomes Community Development Officer

We’re pleased to welcome Bridget Franek to the ECA team! In her new role as Community Development Officer, Bridget will help increase community awareness of the Campaign for Civic Park.

Lessons from Iceland

In the weeks before the World Cup, stories about Iceland’s men’s national soccer team have been hard to miss. The team has captured the imagination of people around the world.

Physical Activity: The best antidepressant?

Physical activity can be used to fight depression, both as a preventative measure and a treatment. As depression rates increase, so does the need for daily physical activity. In the