RECREATIONinvestinnicollet2019-06-19T19:47:41-05:00 RECREATION 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.