Building Better Communities

American Water Charitable FoundationNRPA is pleased to be partnering with the American Water Charitable Foundation (AWCF) to implement the Building Better Communities program. Building Better Communities is designed to create and enhance nature-based playgrounds and natural play spaces for children, while also providing educational messaging and demonstration areas about water stewardship and conservation. Building Better Communities projects are supported with funding from AWCF and implemented through annual grants administered by NRPA. 

The application period for 2014 Building Better Communities grants is currently closed.  To review the 2014 eligibility criteria, download the 2014 Application (for review purposes only).

The application period for 2015 Building Better Communities grants will open October 27, 2014.  An updated application will be available at that time.

Learn more about NRPA's partnership with AWCF in our joint press release and find out which projects were selected for 2014 grants in this announcement

Contact Jimmy O'Connor at [email protected] with questions.