Alex Von Furstenberg Cares For Future Generations-dachiyouxiang

Business Aside from helping different organizations from the sectors of education and health care in America, Alex von Furstenberg also wants to help in .munity building. In this way, he can reach the ordinary people and be able to help more citizens of America. One of his endeavors here is with the High Line in New York City. High Line is a linear park built on a 1.45-mile section of the former elevated freight railroad West Side Line. The park measures to an approximate of one mile. The goal of Alex von Furstenberg together with his colleagues in Friends of the High Line is to create or maintain a belt of greeneries in the said park. Serving as one of the members of the Board of Directors, he is also determined to protect the New York City Park so that it will be preserved and the next generation of New Yorkers as well as other people can experience the charm and beauty of it. Friends of the High Line, a non-profit, private partner of the Department of Parks and Recreation of New York City, aims to preserve the historical structure and transform an important piece in the history of the said city. Since 1999, they have been working to build High Line to be an extraordinary public park. The said non-profit group is the one responsible for 70 percent of the annual operating budget as well in its maintenance. For over a decade Alex von Furstenberg and Friends of the High Line was able to turn an abandoned structure to an environmental benefit to the people. The renovations made in the said park have inspired other cities such as Chicago, Philadelphia, and St. Louis to have the same kind of structure. With his participation in .munity building .anizations like Friends of the High Line, Alex von Furstenberg wants future generations to experience what they have today. Everything that happened in the past is very important not only to the present but also to the future. Preserving historical landmarks such as the High Line is a way to showcase it to the next generations. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: