FARGO — The Fargo Park District Foundation is accepting applications for its Matching Grant Program. The program provides a funding opportunity for associations, organizations, clubs or individuals to partner on projects in Fargo Park District facilities or parks. The purpose of this program is to advance recreational opportunities in Fargo.
The program provides a dollar-for-dollar match, with a maximum of $15,000 and the minimum of $2,500. The project sponsor must certify that they have the necessary funds for their share of the total estimated project’s cost. Funds available for the 2019 grant cycle total $100,000.
Applications must be submitted by 5:00 pm on Monday, July 1. Prior to submission and deadline, Brian Arett, foundation director, must be contacted at 701-356-1420 to conduct an initial project review to make sure the project meets minimum specifications. Applications can be obtained by emailing a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete Fargo Park District Foundation Matching Grant Program guidelines can be found online at fargoparks.com/park-district-foundation.html.