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Non-profit Recreation Organization Grant

Grants for Nonprofits for Recreational Activities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Girdwood Parks and Recreation

Deadline Date:

06/30/11 3:00 PM


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Grants for organizations that focus on improving recreation. The foundation strives to ensure that comprehensive and diverse recreation programs and activities are made available to the community. They wish to provide funding assistance for a variety of quality recreation activities for the residents of Girdwood, Alaska. This grant will fund efforts of non-profit organizations to expand existing recreational programs, and help the grantee become self-sufficient. Additionally, funding may be used to provide individual scholarships to decrease participation fees.

The foundation defines recreation as: 
* Consisting of leisure time activities that contribute to healthful living. 
* Enhancing motor and social skills. 
* Emphasizing participation and skill building. 
* Instilling positive personality characteristics. 
* Expanding one's interests and increases the quality of life.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 125099

Term of Contract:

12 months

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Organizations in the Girdwood community must have non-profit status recognized by the State of Alaska before finalizing a contract. Informal associations are not eligible for these grants.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications mailed in must be received in Girdwood Board of Supervisors/Parks and
Recreation by June 30, 2011, not postmarked by.
You may use the hardcopy forms found at the three Girdwood Posting Locations (Little
Bears, Library and Post Office) or request a digital copy by email to

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

GBOS Parks and Recreation
Jonnie Lazarus

GBOS Secretary

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alaska