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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

GWJ Seeking Stewardship Manager

Come be a part of caring for Jacksonville’s most exciting…

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Emerald Trail 5K/10K September 30

Mark your calendars for the 4th Annual VyStar Emerald Trail…

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Green Team Finishes a Fun and Rewarding Summer

By Kendall Ford, Green Team Youth Leader Greetings, eco-enthusiasts! How has…

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Swisher Commits $500K to Emerald Trail S-Line

On June 28, Groundwork Jacksonville and Swisher, a family-owned company…

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Meet New GWJax Board Chair and Vice Chair

Groundwork Jacksonville is pleased to introduce Kerri Stewart, Board Chair…

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