Grants

Clinton Parks & Recreation Current Grants  grant

The Clinton Parks and Recreation Department staff has diligently been applying to grant and alternative funding opportunities to help off set the many projects the department has in the works.

What is a grant? A grant a sum of money given by an organization, especially a government, for a particular purpose. Furthermore grants are non-repayable funds or products disbursed by one party (grant makers), often a government department, corporation, foundation or trust, to a recipient, often (but not always) a nonprofit entity, educational institution, government department, business or an individual.

List of current awarded grants to the Clinton Parks and Recreation Department:

  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group and Keep America Beautiful Recycling Grant awarded Summer 2016 will allow the department to place recycling bins at all its park properties. To learn more about this grant please click on this media release: Media Release for grant August 2016
    • For a list of 2016 grant recipients click here.
    • About Keep America Beautiful: At Keep America Beautiful, we want to ensure that beauty is our lasting signature. A leading national nonprofit, Keep America Beautiful inspires and educates people to take action every day to improve and beautify their community environment. We envision a country where every community is a clean, green, and beautiful place to live. Established in 1953, Keep America Beautiful provides the expertise, programs and resources to help people end littering, improve recycling, and beautify America’s communities. The organization is driven by the work and passion of more than 600 community-based Keep America Beautiful affiliates, millions of volunteers, and the support of corporate partners, municipalities, elected officials, and individuals.
    • About Dr Pepper Snapple Group: Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS) is a leading producer of flavored beverages in North America and the Caribbean. Our success is fueled by more than 50 brands that are synonymous with refreshment, fun and flavor. We have six of the top 10 non-cola soft drinks, and 13 of our 14 leading brands are No. 1 or No. 2 in their flavor categories. In addition to our flagship Dr Pepper and Snapple brands, our portfolio includes 7UP, A&W, Canada Dry, Clamato, Crush, Hawaiian Punch, Mott’s, Mr & Mrs T mixers, Peñafiel, Rose’s, Schweppes, Squirt and Sunkist soda.