Grant Opportunities

Find out more about the latest grant opportunities to help you in funding your playground project. 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.

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The David & Lucile Packard Foundation

Grant Provider: Packard Foundation

Type:  Youth Development

Amount: Varies

Description: To give all children the opportunity to reach their full potential and thrive in all communities

The Community Foundation of St. Joseph County Grant Program

Grant Provider: The Community Foundation of St. Joseph County

Type:  Community Development

Amount: Varies

State:  Indiana

Description: To strengthen the components of civic health and make communities stronger

The Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham Charitable Funds

Grant Provider: The Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham

Type:  Community Development

Amount: Varies

State:  Alabama

Area: Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Blount, and Walker Counties

Description: To create a great community through parks, bike and walking trails and open spaces

The Cleveland Foundation Grant Program

Grant Provider: The Cleveland Foundation

Type:  Community Development

Amount: Varies

State:  Ohio

Area: Cuyahoga, Geauga and Lake Counties, and northeastern Ohio

Description: To improve the quality of life for residents through innovative ideas and programs serving cultural institutions, schools, parks and neighborhoods

The BCBSNC Foundation

Grant Provider: BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina

Type:  Health & Wellness

Amount: Up to $5,000

State:  North Carolina

Description: To start, enhance or expand focus on assisting communities in achieving the health gains of increased physical activity and access to healthy food

The AnnMarie Foundation Awards

Grant Provider: The AnnMarie Foundation

Type:  Community Development

Amount: Varies

State:  Wisconsin

Description: To enhance humanitarian, cultural, recreational, and aesthetic activities

The Alleghany Foundation Grant Program

Grant Provider: The Alleghany Foundation

Type:  Community Development

Amount: Varies

State:  Virginia

Description: To support community, education, health and wellness

The Abell Foundation

Grant Provider: The Abell Foundation

Type:  Health & Wellness

Amount: Varies

State:  Maryland

Area: Baltimore, Maryland

Description: To achieve more meaningful participation in the community and promote physical and mental health

Tennessee Disability Coalition

Grant Provider: Tennessee Disability Coalition

Type:  Special Needs

Amount: $100,000

State:  Tennessee

Description: To build capacity in the disability community to serve individuals and their families

Surdna Foundation Grants

Grant Provider: Surdna

Type:  Outdoor Recreational Areas & Facilities

Amount: Varies

Area:

Description: To enhance sustainable environments, strong local economies, and thriving cultures

St. Joseph Health Foundation

Grant Provider: Community Partnership Fund

Type:  Health & Wellness

Amount: Varies

States:  California,  New Mexico,  Texas

Area: Areas in which employees live

Description: To focus on the health and well-being of low-income communities in all areas

SRAM Cycling Fund

Grant Provider: SRAM

Type:  Transportation Safety & Convenience

Amount: Varies

Description: To fund the most important advocacy projects in the cycling community