$10,000 Grants Available for Community Outreach and Education – Apply Now
The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) is pleased to announce the availability of grant funds in partnership with Southwest Airlines to support community efforts to build resiliency and empower residents to create solutions for the challenges facing their neighborhoods through green stormwater infrastructure installations in parks.
The goal of the grant opportunity is to identify best practices and innovative strategies that effectively empower the community to influence the design of a green stormwater infrastructure project that best suits their needs, while also benefiting the local environment.
Applications are due at 11:59PM EST on Friday, April 13, 2018 and must be submitted online.
Click here to learn more and access the application
NRPA is working in partnership with cities to support large scale, replicable park green infrastructure projects that will serve as case studies for park and recreation agencies.
NRPA is working in partnership with communities to identify best practices and innovative strategies that effectively empower the community to influence the design of a green infrastructure project that best suits their needs, while also benefiting the local environment.
Contact Jenny Cox with inquiries about community engagement, and Serda Ozbenian with questions about demonstration projects.