Railyard Park Conservancy

Mailing Address: 805 Early Street, Suite 204 B, Santa Fe, NM 87505
County of Location: Santa Fe
Phone: (505) 316-3596
NTEE Code: A- Arts, Culture and Humanities, B- Education, C- Environment, K- Agriculture, Food, Nutrition, N- Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics, O- Youth Development, S- Community Improvement, Capacity Building, W- Public, Society Benefit
Mission Statement:

Providing community stewardship and advocacy for the care and programming of the Santa Fe Railyard Park + Plaza.

Vision: A vibrant, beautiful, popular and safe gathering place representing the history, values and aspirations of the people of Santa Fe.

Primary Programs:

Yard Masters and Youth-In-Service Programs-The Railyard Park Conservancy hosts local and nationally based youth groups to assist us with conservation projects, horticultural care and maintenance of the cultivated gardens and landscapes in Santa Fe's urban, 13-acre Railyard Park.
The Yard Masters adult group works in the Park Tuesday and Thursday mornings year-round. Outdoor Science Classroom hosts elementary schools during the fall to increase science literacy for students through hands-on, experiential activities that complement classroom science curricula.

Other Programs:

The Community Horticultural Workshop Series is offered during the spring and summer on Saturday mornings with topic including: fruit tree pruning, xeric gardening practices, water conservation, pest management, with other topics like mushrooms native to NM, and native bee and bat habitats. The Railyard Art Committee juries public art installations for temporary installation in the Park.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Santa Fe
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $100,000 - $249,999
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Executive Director:

Linda Shafer

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico
Types of Services Offered: Advocacy, Direct Services


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