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PLAYGROUND GRANT

5 years 9 months ago #166159 by Stacey Marcotte
PLAYGROUND GRANT was created by Stacey Marcotte
Hello, our elementary school in Atkinson NH is looking for funding to add a new playground at our school. Has anyone been successful with doing this or have any ideas? We tried Lowe's toolbox grant last year (didn't get it) and will try again for the next deadline but I'm hoping someone has other ideas. Playgrounds are extremely expensive so getting financial help is necessary. Thank you!!
5 years 8 months ago #166174 by Rose H
Replied by Rose H on topic Re:PLAYGROUND GRANT
Hi Stacey,
A playground project is a huge (and well worth it) effort that takes time and often a combination of fundraising, community support, and grants. Here are some resources that may help:

Make Your Playground Project a Success
www.ptotoday.com/pto-today-articles/arti...d-project-a-success/

Playground Projects that Won't Break the Bank
www.ptotoday.com/pto-today-articles/arti...-wont-break-the-bank

Small Group, Big Playground Projects
www.ptotoday.com/pto-today-articles/arti...g-playground-project

Good luck!
Rose C.
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5 years 8 months ago #166177 by Rose H
Replied by Rose H on topic Re:PLAYGROUND GRANT
Stacey,
Just saw this story about a school completing its playground project. It has some good ideas on how it raised funds: www.cincinnati.com/story/news/local/libe...d-makeover/14598883/

Rose C.
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