Date: March 6, 2014
Registration: 9:00 a.m.
Registration Fee: $10.00 per person Make Checks Payable to: WCP&RA
Pre-registration is required. You are encouraged to register early as space is limited!
To Register: Contact Jeanne Ashley at firstname.lastname@example.org - or call 724-537-4331 (Send an email with your name, address, email address, your title and agency you are representing.)
Workshop Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Description: The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources' Bureau of Recreation and Conservation 2014 grant program for public recreation and conservation projects opens at 10:00 a.m. on January 15, 2014 and ends at 4:00 p.m. on April 16, 2014.
This workshop will provide information to potential applicants on DCNR grants available for public recreation and conservation projects. Grants are funded through a variety of grant programs including the Keystone Recreation and Conservation Fund, Environmental Stewardship Fund, Pennsylvania Recreational Trails Program, and the Land and Water Conservation Fund. Participants in this grant workshop will be provided in-depth information on projects eligiblle for DCNR's grant funds; how to develop a competitive "ready-to-go" application, eligible applicants, and matching fund requirements. Participants will also receive guidance and updates on the eGrants application process and the documents required for each project type, and have the opportunity to interact with Bureau of Recreation and Conservation staff. Community leaders, municipal officials, consultants, land trusts, board members, trail managers, and park and recreation professionals are encouraged to attend.
Facilitated by: Tracy Stack, SW Regional Recreation Adviser, Bureau of Recreation and Conservation, DCNR
Latrobe-Unity Parks & Recreation
Latrobe Municipal Building
901 Jefferson Street - 2nd Floor
Latrobe, PA 15650