November 10, 2009

Our next $1,000 grant recipient is...

Noche de Divercion de FamiliaFive finalists. One month. Two $10,000 grants. And you decide who gets them!

Through Dec. 1 you can help improve a playspace by voting for your favorite Play Day. Two of those Play Days will receive $10,000 grants, courtesy of NFL PLAY 60, and you can vote once per 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 is...

WEEK 2: FANTASTIC THEME: PLAY MATTERS
Noche de Divercion de Familia – Dallas, Texas
Play is essential in this community where many children are at risk for developing diabetes. Fun games were used to promote healthy living. Kids chose from many activities including giant bowling, wheelchair races, a chalk mural, and more.

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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