KC Parks offering grants for fields, play equipment, skateparks, and more!


Attention community groups and local agencies! Here’s a great grant opportunity to help you build or renovate your field, court, playground, skatepark, bmx trail, climbing structure and more! Youth Sports Facilities Grants provide matching grants of between $5,000 and $75,000 for sports facilities projects serving youth in King County. Letters of Intent are due May…

Youth sports grants awarded to date


King County Parks has awarded 11 matching fund grants totaling nearly $500,000 from its Youth Sports Facility Grant program.  The projects will help bring in more than $1.5 million for local parks and recreation projects. $10 million in grants have been awarded since the program started in 1993, creating more than 260 new or updated…

King County grants help Highline Schools get new track


Looks like Mount Rainier High School in the Highline School District has more to celebrate than the end of the school year: they just completed a brand new, 6-lane, all weather track, which was funded in part through King County’s Youth Sports Facilities Grant program. Read the King County Press Release.