Turn your new playground vision into reality by utilizing grant opportunities and innovative fundraising ideas. Play & Park Structures believes that a challenging and captivating playground encourages imagination and creativity, while supporting the healthy development of a child’s physical and creative potential. In its effort to support this initiative, Play & Park Structures is committed to providing resources on funding and budgeting your project.
Budgeting for a new playground is an important process and requires some key considerations during the planning phase. You’ll need to consider equipment, surfacing, installation, freight costs and site amenities.
Don’t know where to start? Our recreation specialists are here to help you every step of the way. We’ve compiled a list of some common fundraising ideas below. You can also visit Play & Park Structures’ site for more information on funding and budgeting. You’d be surprised at how quickly a community comes together for a good cause!
Find out more about the latest grant opportunities to help you in funding your playground project. Play & Park Structures’ parent company, PlayCore, has curated a comprehensive funding guide that identifies grant opportunities that begin at the local community level, all the way to cities, states, and internationally.
Soliciting funding for your new playground can be fun, especially when you employ some creative ideas! Here are some thought starters to quickly get you on your way to providing an exciting outdoor play environment for children to enjoy.