NCRPA Promotes Play & Recreation

Statewide Training & Funding Initiative

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NCRPA, PlayCore and GameTime are aligning resources and strategically partnering to promote best practices in parks and recreation, provide quality education and arm communities with evidence-based resources. Learn more about the goals of this initiative.


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Complete the Essay & Funding Application 

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Up to 100% Matching Funds for Play Systems

Communities who are awarded funds as part of the NCRPA Statewide initiative can apply their funding award toward the purchase of PowerScape, PrimeTime and IONiX play systems.

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Up to $20,000 in Funds for Challenge Course

Create a multigenerational fitness destination in your parks with Challenge Course. NCRPA Statewide Initiative funds can be applied to the purchase of Challenge Course Pro or Youth Series.

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Up to $12,000 in Funds for Outdoor Fitness Equipment

Help adults in your community stay more active and achieve their health and wellness goals. NCRPA Statewide Initiative funds can be applied to these Outdoor Fitness Packages.

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