One of the great beauties of parks is that there is no cost to enjoying them. When you want to improve or animate your park, however, there is typically a cost. Whether it’s installing new flower beds, building a playground or putting on an event to support the work of your park group, even the most carefully planned budget can quickly add up to thousands of dollars.
This article deals with grant writing, which is the way that most organizations like yours raise a lot of money quickly. If you haven’t read it yet, our resource on fundraising covers other ways to raise funds: the different options, how to prepare, how to execute, and how to follow up.