Useful and visible improvements to area parks or recreational activities that impact a large number of people.
  • In 2014, $1,000 to the City of Nicollet for the proposed green space park project to improve the volleyball court sand base.
  • In 2015, the Foundation continued to partner with the Nicollet Lions Club and together added wood chips to the Nicollet Green Space Park children’s play area. The Foundation donated $961.
  • In 2016, $2,000 was donated to the Nicollet Ice Rink, including improvements to the warming house.
  • In 2017, the Foundation continued to partner with the Lions Club by matching their donation of $760 for improvements to the infield of the ball field in Green Space Park.
  • Also in 2017, $2,000 was awarded to Trinity Lutheran School to fund shelter and playground improvements for their community playground.
  • In 2018, the Foundation donated $2,160 to add new wood chips to the park and sand to the volleyball courts.
  • Also in 2018, $3,700 was donated towards a scoreboard and dugout roofs for the Little League baseball fields.