San Mateo County Parks Foundation
The San Mateo County Parks & Recreation Foundation is an independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1998 to provide financial support for the recreational, environmental and educational programs and projects of San Mateo County Parks. It is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors committed to supporting the county parks. For more information on the Foundation or how to make a donation please visit the San Mateo County Parks and Recreation Foundation Web Site.
Requirements and Criteria
In order to submit a proposal, an applicant needs to meet the following requirements and criteria:
- Must be a public agency or an active 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization with a board of directors that meets regularly and formally records its deliberations.
- Demonstrate community need and support for a new mini-park in the neighborhood of the proposed area. Community support can be shown by petitions, public gatherings, surveys and other demand analysis.
- Describe partnership with County or other entities if there is unmet need that should be filled.