The deadline is approaching for the Active Chatham Grant. Grant applications must be received by Monday, September 14, 2015.
The purpose of this grant is to provide physical activity opportunities for public use located entirely within Chatham County. Funds should be used to enhance or increase access to parks, trails, playgrounds and programs that promote physically active lifestyles.
Proposals will be accepted from non-profit organizations, Chatham County Public Schools, individuals, associations, and local businesses. Child care centers may apply for funds to promote programs that increase wellness activities that promote physical activity. Proposed projects must be located entirely within Chatham County. Funds must go toward a project that creates or enhances opportunities for physical activity for members of the public.
The total funding amount is $5,400 and one to three projects will receive funding. Organizations and agencies may apply for amounts between $500 to $5,400.
Applications are due by Monday, September 14, 2015. To find out more information and to download the grant application, visit www.chathamnc.org/activechatham. Paper grant applications may be found at the Chatham County Public Health Department Administrative Building, located at 80 East Street, Pittsboro, NC. You may also contact Jennifer Park at 919-545-8444 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.