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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

VyStar Emerald Trail 5K Nov. 21

The inaugural VyStar Emerald Trail 5K presented by JTC Running…

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Ann-Marie Knight and Steve Swann Join GWJax Board of Directors

Groundwork Jacksonville (GWJax) is pleased to welcome Ann-Marie Knight and…

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JTC Running Donates $50,000 to Groundwork Jacksonville Toward Design of Emerald Trail S-Line Connector

JTC Running, Northeast Florida’s preeminent promoter of healthy lifestyles through…

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Timucuan Parks Foundation Hosted Green Team Youth Corps

The Groundwork Jacksonville Green Team Youth Corps joined Timucuan Parks…

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Groundwork Unveils Emerald Trail Model Project Design

Groundwork Jacksonville unveiled the design of the Emerald Trail Model…

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