The County of Santa
Clara announces a second-round County District 3 and District 4 funding
opportunity of the
PLAYGROUND GRANT PROGRAM
Board of Supervisors of the County of Santa Clara established the All-Inclusive
Playground Grant Program (AIPG) to provide grants to local cities, school
districts, non-profits and/or other governmental entities interested in
bringing all-inclusive playgrounds into their communities within Santa Clara
an All-Inclusive Playground?
The grant-funded playgrounds must have designed accessibility for wheel chair
and non-wheelchair bound individuals with disabilities. All-inclusive
playgrounds should include design elements to address the needs of people with
Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Challenges, Visual and Auditorium
Impairments, medically fragile individuals, Cognitive, Developmental and
Who may apply?
Local public agencies and non-profit corporations with 501(c)(3) certification
within Supervisorial District 3 and 4. A detailed map clearly delineating
District 3 & 4 may be found here:
How much money is available?
$1 million is available in District
3, and $1 million is available in District 4. One or more grant projects may be
awarded per district.
Is a match required?
Yes. The match is one Applicant dollar to one AIPG dollar for all AIPG grants. There may be an exception to the cash match requirement for school districts and or individual schools serving predominately lower income families as defined by having 50% or more students eligible for free and reduced-priced meals.
due date: Thursday, May 31, 2018 by 5:00 PM
more information, please see the Application and Procedural Guide located under the "Attachments" section at the bottom of this web page.
The guide is
available at www.parkhere.org under
“What’s Happening”. Click on “All-Inclusive Playground Grant Program”.
contact Christian Elliott, Grants Management Analyst, via email at Christian.firstname.lastname@example.org
or via 408-355-2291