Dedicated to keeping Montefiore Park a beautiful, accessible & lively public park in the heart of Hamilton Heights, NYC.

Alida Palma Memorial Fund

The Alida Palma Memorial Fund for the Montefiore Park Neighborhood Association will support ongoing and new programing at the park as renovations are completed and the park will double in size.

The founder of the Montefiore Park Neighborhood Association (MPNA) recently passed.  We want to create a way for friends, family and neighbors who have worked and who knew MPNA’s founder Alida Palma, to give to a fund for continued programs at Montefiore Park, especially as the park doubles in size after its renovations.  The family is asking that in lieu of flowers that friends donate for projects at Montefiore Park. Projects in Holiday Tree Lighting & Volunteer Appreciation Night, It’s My Park Day events, Senior fitness classes, Movie Nights at MPNA and the formalizing of MPNA into a 501(c)3.