November 17, 2009

Another $1,000 grant recipient announced!

Nampa kidPeople are totally rocking the vote! Over 80,000 votes have been cast so far to determine who will receive a $10,000 playspace improvement grant from NFL PLAY 60. Through Dec. 1, YOU can help improve a playspace by voting for your favorite Play Day.

In addition to the $10,000 grants, NFL PLAY 60 has also provided five $1,000 grants for Play Days that were outstanding in various ways. We'll be announcing one of those grantees per week during the voting process. The first one was in Tucson. The second one was in Dallas. The third one is...

WEEK 3: ORIGINAL PLAYGROUND IMPROVEMENT PLAN
Nampa Play Day – Nampa, ID
Families played Frisbee golf, took archery lessons, climbed a rock wall, and kayaked in the community pool. Nampa Parks and Recreation will use the grant to install musical, ADA accessible playground equipment. Congratulations to this Playful City USA community!

Check back weekly through Dec. 1 as we announce the other recipients.

Also, be sure to keep voting for our five finalists for the $10,000 grants - remember, you can vote once per day! And if you hosted a Play Day, remember to take our three-minute survey about the program to help make it even better next year.

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