The Friends of Edgewood is an all-volunteer 501(c)3 public benefit corporation* funded 100% by membership dues, donations, and sales proceeds.
Friends of Edgewood volunteers run more than 30 programs dedicated to protecting and restoring the natural resources of Edgewood Park and Natural Preserve. Our nature education programs inspire visitors to learn about and appreciate Edgewood’s outstanding beauty and ecology. Here are some of our programs:
- Project 467 Habitat Restoration
- Explorer Newsletter
- Weed Warriors
- Bill & Jean Lane Education Center Hosts
- Edgewood Native Garden
- Weekly Wildflower Surveys
- Docent-led Wildflower Hikes
- Edgewood Field Guide
- Junior Explorers
- Adopt-a-Highway Road Warriors
A donation of any size will make you a Friend of Edgewood!
San Mateo County Parks Department
Edgewood County Park and Natural Preserve is managed by the San Mateo County Parks department. You can find more information about Edgewood Park, including park regulations and hours of operation here.
San Mateo County Parks Foundation
The Parks Foundation raises funds to support projects, programs, and volunteers to benefit county parks and visitors. The Foundation was responsible for the funding of the Bill and Jean Lane Education Center and played a lead role in the building and exhibit design and construction.
California Native Plant Society
The Santa Clara Valley Chapter of CNPS supplies guidance, coordination and, most importantly, willing hands to support the habitat restoration efforts at Edgewood.
Creekside Science plays an important role in the restoration of native ecosystems at Edgewood Park, including the Bay checkerspot butterfly, San Mateo thornmint and white-rayed pentachaeta restoration projects and the Green Grass initiative that are all part of Project 467.
2022 Board of Directors
Peter Ingram, President
Barrie Moore, Vice President
Kathy Goforth, Secretary
Angela Mallett, Treasurer
If you are interested in joining the Board of Directors, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
*The Friends of Edgewood’s federal EIN (Employer Identification Number) is 94-3188191
Our mailing address is 3 Old Stage Coach Road, Redwood City CA 94062-3801.
Our phone number is 1-866-GO-EDGEWOOD (1-866-463-3439).