The National Recreation and Park Association, Disney, ABC, and ESPN are collaborating to revitalize parks across the U.S. including a park right here in Brevard County through Parks Build Community! One of three of our local parks will receive a $20,000 grant and you get to choose which one!
The park projects are:
- Bernice Jackson / Walter Butler Soccer Field in Sharpes
- EEL Program’s Sams House Nature Pavilion at Pine Island Conservation Area in Merritt Island
- Wickham Park Community Garden in Melbourne
This Earth Month, April 1 to April 30, show how parks build your community and vote to improve local parks and the places you go to have fun, enjoy nature, and get active.
www.NRPA.org/BeInspired, park supporters can vote daily for their favorite park project. At the end of April the project with the most votes will receive the grant funding.
Located on Florida's Space Coast, the mission of the Brevard County Parks and Recreation
Department is to enhance the quality of life by providing many types and levels
of service that reflect the interest and values of citizens and visitors. Read more...