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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Legacy Land Conservation Program

Grant Provider: Land Conservation Fund

Type:  Community Development

Amount: Varies

State:  Hawaii

Description: To secure the land of parks, beaches, natural areas and historical sites

Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF)

Grant Provider: U.S. Department of the Interior - National Park Service

Type:  Outdoor Recreational Areas & Facilities

Amount: Varies

Description: To create and maintain high quality recreational areas and facilities throughout the United States

L.L. Bean Conservation and Recreation Grants

Grant Provider: L.L. Bean

Type:  Outdoor Recreational Areas & Facilities

Amount: Varies

Description: To bring primary focus to ensuring quality of outdoor experiences for communities

Kiwanis International Foundation

Grant Provider: Kiwanis Foundation

Type:  Youth Development

Amount: Up to $25,000

Description: To better the lives of children all over the globe

Kerr Foundation Grants

Grant Provider: Kerr Foundation Inc.

Type:  Community Development

Amount: Varies

States:  Arkansas,  Colorado,  Kansas,  Missouri,  New Mexico,  Oklahoma,  Texas

Description: To focus on education, health, cultural development, and community service

Kansas Health Foundation Recognition Grants

Grant Provider: Kansas Health Foundation

Type:  Health & Wellness

Amount: Up to $25,000

State:  Kansas

Description: To create and to improve healthier communities throughout the state

Kaiser Permanente Community Health Initiatives

Grant Provider: Kaiser Permanente

Type:  Health & Wellness

Amount: Varies

Area: California, Colorado, Georgia, Hawaii, Mid-Atlantic, Northwest

Description: To support innovative efforts to increase nutritious foods, physical activity, economic vitality, safety and wellness in local schools, workplaces and neighborhoods

Grant Provider: JC Penney

Type:  Physical Activity

Amount: Varies

Description: To improve health and activity throughout the nation

Indiana Community Improvement/Development Grants

Grant Provider: SIA Foundation - Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc.

Type:  Community Development

Amount: Varies

State:  Indiana

Description: To improve the quality of life and to help meet the needs of residents

Home Depot Community Impact Grants Program

Grant Provider: Home Depot

Type:  Outdoor Recreational Areas & Facilities

Amount: Up to $2,500

Description: To help improve the physical health and well-being of communities

Highmark Foundation Grants

Grant Provider: Highmark Foundation

Type:  Health & Wellness

Amount: Varies

State:  Pennsylvania

Description: To address family health, chronic diseases and service delivery systems

Helen K. and Arthur E. Johnson Foundation Grants

Grant Provider: Helen K. and Arthur E. Johnson

Type:  Community Development

Amount: Varies

State:  Colorado

Description: To enrich the quality of life and strengthen communities