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Groundwork Jacksonville, Inc. was established in 2014 as the city's nonprofit partner in building the Emerald Trail and restoring McCoys Creek and Hogans Creek. Groundwork Jacksonville is one of 21 Groundwork USA trusts in the country and the only trust in Florida.


Check out our Annual Reports to see what we've been doing. We hope you consider getting involved! There are countless ways that you can play a pivotal role in our community.

Featured News

City Council Approves $132 Million for the Emerald Trail

Yesterday was a historic day for the Emerald Trail. The…

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Groundwork Jacksonville Awarded NFWF Grant for Hogans Creek Restoration Design

Groundwork Jacksonville has been awarded a $294,000 contribution from National…

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Groundwork to Host Earth Day: A Celebration of Stewardship

Groundwork Jacksonville is partnering with other environmental nonprofit organizations to…

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Green Team’s 400 Project Honors the Enslaved Voices of Kingsley Plantation

The Groundwork Jacksonville Green Team Youth Corps recently debuted “The…

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Groundwork Jacksonville Awarded Major HUD Grant for Watershed and Resiliency Planning

Groundwork Jacksonville (GWJax) is the recipient of a $718,809 grant…

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