Chatham County Partnership for Children, with funding from the annual Reindeer Run 5K, is pleased to offer grants to promote physical activity in Chatham County for children and/or adults. Projects may be located in schools, child care facilities, public areas, parks, churches, community centers, or worksites.  Priority will be given innovative projects that promote healthy physical activity for underserved groups.  Previous grantees are eligible.

Eligible Applicants Schools, child care facilities, churches, businesses, public agencies, and nonprofit agencies that provide or intend to provide physical activity opportunities to children and/or adults
Application
Physical Activity Grant Application Form 2019
Applications Due October 1, 2019
Awards Announcement December 7, 2019 at the Reindeer Run 5K
Grant Amount A total of $7,000 is available for
grants to 3-5 projects
Funds  Disbursed By January 30, 2020
Project Completion & Report Due By November 30, 2020 with at least 5 photos
Questions? Contact Erin Suwattana, Program Director, at  919-542-7449 ext. 114 or erin@chathamkids.org
Examples of past projects ·         Sports and dance equipment for school age children in child care

·         Rebuilding of trail bridges on public trail

·         Paved tricycle track for preschool classroom

·         Swim lessons for children in foster care

·         Upgrade of church walking trail open to the community