The Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation received a Certificate of Appreciation for its recent donation of $484,000 to Seattle Parks and Recreation to support the development of Jimi Hendrix Park. The non-profit Foundation, with the assistance of the Friends of Jimi Hendrix Park, aims to raise $1.5 million in private funding for the Park. All donations are tax-deductible. To learn more about the project or to make a donation, please visit www.jimihendrixparkfoundation.org
Photos by Paul A. Toliver and Stephanie Johnson-Toliver
Pictured: Stephanie Johnson-Toliver, Suzanne Simmons, Rick Nishi, Pamela Kliment, Andy Sheffer, Janie L Hendrix, Rosanna Sharpe and Maisha Barnett.
UPDATE: More details on fundraising for the park:
@seattleparks recognizes @jimihendrixpark for $484,351.58 donation in support of #JimiHendrix Park redevelopment. $1Million+ raised to date.
— Jimi Hendrix Park (@jimihendrixpark) April 11, 2013
Jimi Hendrix? he has a park? WHOA….They raised almost half a million dollars and gave it to the City? I am sure Jimi is Dancing in his grave…Great JOB you Toms and Sallys