Meet Me at the Park Grants | National Recreation and Park Association | NRPA

Vote to give your community
a $20,000 park makeover

Parks are the cornerstone of nearly every community. They serve millions as places to get active, inspire healthy living, connect with nature and gather with loved ones to make memories and have a blast.

Get started!

Get ready to vote! We’ve got a chance for you to give your favorite community parks a $20,000 transformation. Vote for your favorite community parks and nominate a city every day in April and be entered for a chance to win a tablet!




The National Recreation and Park Association, in collaboration with Disney, ABC, ESPN, and Freeform, is expanding the Meet Me at the Park program to provide communities with resources to improve local parks through projects that connect kids with nature, inspire healthy living and increase access to sports.

The National Recreation and Park Association is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing park, recreation and conservation efforts that enhance quality of life for all people. Through its network of 50,000 recreation and park professionals and citizens, NRPA encourages the promotion of healthy and active lifestyles, conservation initiatives and equitable access to parks and public space. For more information, visit

Here’s how it works

There are two ways to get involved:

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