See Disney’s The Lion King and support Jimi Hendrix Park!

Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation is thrilled to join Broadway Across America and Seattle Theatre Group, as a community partner, to promote Disney’s The Lion King. You can help support construction of the Park by seeing this awe-inspiring show when you purchase your ticket through our fundraiser.LionKing-Logo-Small

March 12 – April 6, 2014

The Paramount Theatre

$10.00 of your ticket purchase will be donated to Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation! | Promo Code: JimiTix 

Order by Friday, March 7th 

See why THE LION KING continues to amaze audiences!

Questions? Email [email protected] 

Offer valid on select performances.

All sales are final. No exchanges or refunds. Tickets are print at home/office

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ROOTS Family Picnic 2013


Sunday, September 1, 2013 * 10 a.m.—6p.m.

Jimi Hendrix Park and Sam Smith Parks at the Northwest African American Museum

2400 South Massachusetts Street  (Handicap Accessible)


The Breakfast Group, in partnership with The NW Black Pioneers,  Seattle Parks and Recreation, and the ROOTS Committee is sponsoring the 2013 ROOTS Family  Picnic.


This event is a social gathering in support of Closing the Generation Gap to strengthen family and community ties.

FREE Admission, Mini Museum Tours

Activities: Face Painting, Field Games, Mini Museum Tours, Live Music by Area Musicians, Special Community Appreciation Awards, Periodic Raffle Drawings for Fantastic Prizes,  Voices Oral History Project and A Special Food Table will be Hosted for Senior Citizens and MORE!!!


Features: Wheelchair Accessible, Supervised Parking, ROOTS T-shirts for sale, Tax-deductible donations are welcomed, and No alcoholic beverages permitted!

Contact: Paul Mitchell, Breakfast Group

Committee Chairman: 206-329-6893

Visit us on Facebook at: ROOTS Family Picnic



Come Rock with Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation at Bumbershoot 2013!

JHP_Bumbershoot_CardJimi Hendrix Park Foundation will be on site at this year’s Bumbershoot: Seattle’s Music & Arts Festival at Seattle Center from August 31 – September 2. Be sure to stop by our booth (T18) in the INDIE MARKET section near Bagley Roadway and purchase limited edition Jimi Hendrix Park goods. See you soon.


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Your Donation Goes Further on May 15th…GiveBIG to Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation

header_givebigJimi Hendrix Park is part of your community.  GiveBIG and help make it an experience for all to enjoy!

Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation is thrilled to be a part of The Seattle Foundation‘s GiveBIG charitable giving event to benefit nonprofits in our community, and we’re encouraging you to participate.

Your support of Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation on May 15th through The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG – an exiciting one-day, online charitable giving event , will fund the final design phase of Jimi Hendrix Park, “Are You Expereinced.” Donations made to nonprofits through The Seattle Foundation’s website on May 15th (midnight to midnight) will be stretched further thanks to The Seattle Foundation and GiveBIG sponsors, who will match a share of every contribution!

Please bookmark this link and GiveBIG to Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation on May 15th!

PERKS!! The Seattle Foundation will stretch all donations up to $25,000 per donor, per organization.

WIN A GOLDEN TICKET Throughout GiveBIG, donors will be chosen at random from all donations made up to the time of the drawing. The winner will have an additional $1,000 and a pair of round-trip airline tickets, courtesy of Alaska Airlines, given in their name to the same nonprofit that received their donation. The winner will also receive a $100 gift card, courtesy of our lead sponsor, Starbucks!

*WIN GRAMMY AWARD TICKETS The Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation will enter all donors of $10,000 or more into a drawing to win tickets for two to the 2014 Grammy Awards. *This prize is open to the general public and is for event tickets only. It does not include airfare and personal expenses.

To date, the Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation has helped raise in excess of $1 million dollars en route to our goal of $2.1 million.  As we approach our intended goal, we hope to break ground on the new Jimi Hendrix Park this Fall.Learn more:


The Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation is recognized for its community leadership!

Group-goodThe 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 Continue reading

Jimi Hendrix Park Advisory Members Sought

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The Friends of Jimi Hendrix Park (FOJHP) is seeking 1 to 2 committed, enthusiastic, collaborative people to serve on its volunteer Advisory Committee to help develop Jimi Hendrix Park. In involving our Members we are looking for candidates with expertise in:

  • Marketing/Communication
  • Event Planning/Sponsorships
  • Community Outreach/Volunteer Management

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